One Ukrainian soldier wounded in Donbas in past day
Russia's hybrid military forces mounted 10 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas in the past 24 hours, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as wounded in action.
"One Ukrainian soldier was wounded in the past day. According to intelligence reports, two occupiers were killed," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation said in an update published on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on December 15, 2018.
The Russian occupation forces opened fire from weapons installed on infantry fighting vehicles, a ZU-23-2 towed 23mm anti-aircraft twin-barreled autocannon, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns and small arms to attack the defenders of the town of Maryinka, and the villages of Pisky, Starohnativka, Pervomaiske, Chermalyk, Hnutove, and Vodiane.
The enemy also employed 82mm mortars, shelling the Ukrainian positions near the village of Vilniy and the town of Svitlodarsk.
"Since Saturday midnight, Russian-led forces haven't attacked the Ukrainian positions yet," the report said.