Donbas war update: One Ukrainian soldier killed, one wounded in past day

09:56, 25 May 2019
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"Russian proxy forces 17 times attacked Ukrainian positions, including three times using 120mm and 82mm mortars proscribed by the Minsk Agreements," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation (JFO) said in an update published on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on May 25, 2019.

The enemy also used anti-tank missile systems, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and small arms.

In particular, 13 attacks were reported in the Skhid (East) sector near the town on Avdiyivka, as well as the villages of Pisky, Krasnohorivka, Verkhniotoretske, Kamianka, Hnutove, Novotroyitske, Novoselivka Druha, and Lebedynske.

Another four attacks were reported in the Pivnich (North) sector outside the villages of Shumy, Zolote-4, Mayorsk, and Stanytsia Luhanska.

No enemy shelling was left without an adequate response on the part of Joint Forces, the press center said.

According to Ukrainian intelligence reports, one invader was killed, another three were wounded.

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

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