Donbas warzone: Ukraine reports seven enemy attacks in past day
Russian-led forces mounted seven attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, in the past 24 hours.
"No Ukrainian army casualties have been reported in the past day. According to intelligence reports, two invaders were killed and another three were wounded," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation (JFO) said in an update on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on January 31, 2019.
What is more, the Ukrainian troops destroyed an MT-LBu multi-purpose fully amphibious armored carrier and an anti-aircraft gun belonging to the enemy.
During the period under review, the Russian occupation forces opened fire from grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms at the Ukrainian positions near the town of Maryinka, and the villages of Pavlopil and Novomykhailivka.
The enemy also employed a ZU-23-2 towed 23mm anti-aircraft twin-barreled autocannon installed on an MT-LBu armored carrier, 82mm mortars, automatic grenade launchers and small arms to attack the Ukrainian positions near the town of Popasna, and the villages of Kriakivka, Vilniy, and Krymske.
"Since Thursday midnight, Russian-led forces haven't attacked Ukrainian positions yet," the report said.