Ukraine reports casualties in Donbas in past day: 1 KIA, 1 WIA
Russia's hybrid military forces mounted 24 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas in the past 24 hours, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as killed in action (KIA) and another one as wounded in action (WIA).
"One Ukrainian soldier was killed and another one was wounded in the past day. According to intelligence reports, two occupiers were killed and another four were wounded," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation (JFO) said in an update on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on September 11, 2018.
Russian occupation forces opened aimed fire from 120mm and 82mm mortars, weapons of infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms to attack the defenders of the town of Zolote, and the villages of Krymske, Luhanske, Mayorsk, Shumy, Pivdenne, Pavlopil, Hnutove, Vodiane, Lebedynske, and Shyrokyne.
"The enemy resorted to 120mm mortars to shell the Ukrainian positions near Luhanske, as well as 82mm mortars near Krymske. In addition, the Ukrainian positions in Vodiane came under mortar fire of both calibers," the press center said.
"Since Tuesday midnight, Russian-led forces have attacked the Ukrainian positions near the villages of Kamianka and Shyrokyne, using heavy machine guns and small arms. One Ukrainian soldier has been wounded in the shelling," the report said.