Donbas update: Ukraine reports one WIA in past day

09:20, 23 January 2019
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"One Ukrainian serviceman, namely an emergency service operative, was wounded in the past day. According to intelligence reports, two occupiers were killed and another two 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 January 23, 2019.

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Russian occupation forces opened fire from grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and small arms, attacking the defenders of the town of Krasnohorivka and Maryinka, and the villages of Chermalyk, Shyrokyne, Pavlopil, and Zolote-4.

In turn, the Ukrainian military successfully downed an enemy UAV.

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

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