REUTERS

Russia's hybrid military forces mounted 19 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas in the past 24 hours, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as wounded in action (WIA).

"One Ukrainian soldier was wounded in the past day. According to intelligence reports, three occupiers were killed and another six were wounded," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation said in an update published on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on October 29, 2018.

Russian occupation forces opened aimed fire from grenade launchers and heavy machine guns at the defenders of the towns of Avdiyivka and Maryinka, and the villages of Krymske, Pisky, Slavne, Taramchuk, Berezove, Pavlopil, Hnutove, Lebedynske, Vodane, and Shyrokyne.

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The enemy also engaged Ukrainian positions near Krymske from120mm mortars, while those near the villages of Luhanske and Hnutove -- from 82mm mortars.

"Since Monday midnight, Russian-led forces haven't attacked the Ukrainian positions yet," the report said.