Ukraine reports nine enemy attacks in Donbas in past day
Russian-led forces mounted nine attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, in the last 24 hours.
"No Ukrainian army casualties have been reported in the past day. According to intelligence reports, one occupier was killed," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation said in an update on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on January 19, 2019.
Russian occupation forces opened aimed fire from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms as they attacked the defenders of the town of Krasnohorivka, and the villages of Vilniy, Hnutove, and Vodiane.
The enemy also employed 82mm mortars near the villages of Pisky and Vodiane, as well as heavy machine guns and small arms near the town of Maryinka and the village of Chermalyk. In addition, a sniper was active near Hnutove.
"Since Saturday midnight, Russian-led forces haven't attacked the Ukrainian positions yet," the report said.