Over the past day, Russian invaders 23 times opened fire on the positions of the Ukrainian troops, including four times with the use of weapons banned by the Minsk agreements, Ukrainian military officials report.
"The enemy led aimed fire from 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of various types, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms," the Joint Forces Operation Headquarters reported Monday morning.
The JFO press center noted that the Russian-occupying troops fired on the positions of the Joint Forces in the area of the settlements of Krymske, Zolote, Katerynivka, Luhanske, Novoluhanske, Avdiyivka, Pisky, Maryinka, Novotroyitske, Bohdanivka, Pavlopil, Hnutove, Vodiane, Lebedynske, and Shyrokyne.
The strongholds of the Ukrainian troops near Luhanske, Novoluhanske, Hnutove, and Vodiane came under enemy fire from 82mm mortars. Three servicemen of the Joint Forces were wounded in the attacks.
According to intelligence data, over the past 24 hours, two invaders were killed and four wounded. “
Since the beginning of the day, the enemy fired three times at the positions of the Joint Forces in Avdiyivka, Lebedynske, and Shyrokyne using grenade launchers, heavy machine guns, and small arms. Heavy weapons were not used. A soldier of the Joint Forces was wounded,” the press center wrote.