Donbas war update: One Ukrainian soldier killed, another one wounded in past day
Russia's hybrid military forces mounted seven attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas in the past 24 hours, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as killed in action and another one as wounded in action.
"One Ukrainian soldier was killed and another one was wounded 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 said in an update on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on February 26, 2019.
Russian occupation forces opened aimed fire from 122mm artillery systems, 120mm mortars, grenade launchers of various types, and small arms to attack the defenders of the villages of Lebedynske, Vodiane, Luhanske, Novotoshkivske, Khutir Vilniy, Novo-Oleksandrivka, and Novhorodske.
"Since Tuesday midnight, Russian-led forces haven't attacked Ukrainian positions yet," the report said.