Donbas update: Ukraine reports one WIA amid nine enemy attacks Jan 20
Russia's hybrid military forces mounted nine attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas on January 20, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as wounded in action (WIA).
"The enemy violated the ceasefire in Donbas four times from 00:00 to 18:00 Kyiv time… As a result, one servicemen of the Joint Forces was wounded," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation (JFO) said in an update on Facebook as of 18:00 Kyiv time on Sunday.
The Russian occupation forces opened fire from grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms near the villages of Hnutove and Pavlopil (four times).
Moreover, strongholds of Ukrainian troops near the village of Kamianka were attacked with the use of antitank missile systems and grenade launchers, the report said.
The enemy also employed grenade launchers, heavy machine guns, and small arms near the village of Vilne, as well as grenade launchers of various systems outside the village of Krymske (twice).
The situation in the area of the Joint Forces Operation remains under control of Ukrainian troops.
As UNIAN reported earlier, Russian occupation forces mounted 16 attacks on Ukrainian army positions on January 19. There were no Joint Forces casualties in the past day.