Russia's hybrid military forces mounted seven attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas on May 18, with three Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action.
"Three Ukrainian soldiers were wounded from 00:00 to 18:00 Kyiv time. Each enemy provocation had an adequate response. Information on the enemy's losses is being clarified," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation (JFO) said in an update on Facebook.
The enemy opened fire from 152mm and 122mm artillery systems, 120mm and 82mm mortars, weapons installed on infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and small arms at the Ukrainian positions near the villages of Novotoshkivske, Krymske, and Pivdenne.
The situation in the area of the Joint Forces Operation remains under control of Ukrainian troops.