One Ukrainian soldier wounded amid 10 enemy attacks in past day
Russia's hybrid military forces in the past 24 hours mounted 10 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as wounded in action.
"One Ukrainian soldier was wounded in the past day. According to intelligence reports, four invaders were killed and another 14 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 April 8, 2019.
What is more, Ukrainian troops destroyed an enemy armored personnel carrier.
Russian occupation forces opened fire from 120mm and 82mm mortars, weapons installed on infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and small arms. Under attack were Ukrainian positions in the town of Popasna, as well as in the villages of Vodiane, Hnutove, Shyrokyne, Novotroyitske, Katerynivka, and Novozvanivka.
"Since Monday midnight, Russian-led forces have attacked Ukrainian positions near Avdiyivka and the village of Kamianka, using grenade launchers of various types. There have been no casualties among the Ukrainian military," reads the report.