Donbas update: Ukraine reports 2 WIA's amid 38 attacks in past day
Russia's hybrid military forces mounted 38 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas in the past 24 hours, with two Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action (WIA).
"Two Ukrainians soldiers were wounded in the past day. According to intelligence reports, one occupier was killed and another five 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 13, 2018.
Russian occupation forces opened aimed fire from 82mm mortars, weapons of infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms to attack the defenders of the towns of Zolote, Svitlodarsk, and Krasnohorivka, and the villages of Stanytsia Luhanska, Krymske, Novotoshkivske, Novoluhanske, Berezove, Novotroyitske, Starohnativka, Chermalyk, Pavlopil, Hnutove, Vodiane, Lebedynske, and Shyrokyne.
In addition, the enemy resorted to 82mm mortars to shell the Ukrainian positions near Svitlodarsk, Chermalyk, and Lebedynske.
"Since Thursday midnight, Russian-led forces have mounted seven attacks on the Ukrainian positions near Berezove, Starohnativka, Hnutove, Vodiane, and Shyrokyne, using grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms. There have been no casualties among Ukrainian troops from the start of the day," the report says.