JFO: One Ukrainian soldier killed, three wounded in Donbas in past day

09:28, 09 April 2019
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"A Ukrainian soldier was killed and another three were wounded in the shelling. Joint Forces delivered a proper response to all enemy attacks, having eliminated seven invaders and wounded another six," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation (JFO) said in an update on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on April 9, 2019.

Russian occupation forces opened aimed fire from 122mm artillery systems, 82mm mortars, anti-tank missile systems, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and small arms to attack Ukrainian defenders of the town of Avdiyivka, and the villages of Vodiane, Pisky, Opytne, Lebedynske, Verkhniotoretske, Kamianka, Novotoshkivske, Krymske, Zolote-4, and Luhanske.

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

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