Two Ukrainian soldiers wounded in recent enemy attacks in Donbas

09:35, 31 May 2019
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There have been four attacks since Friday midnight / Photo from UNIAN

"Two members of the Joint Forces have been wounded in action. Every enemy attack has received an adequate response. According to intelligence reports, one invader was wounded on May 30," the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) headquarters said on Facebook in a morning update on May 31.

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On Thursday, May 30, Russia-led forces mounted eight attacks on Ukrainian positions, using proscribed weapons, namely 122mm artillery systems, 120mm and 82mm mortars, in four instances.

The enemy also opened fire from weapons installed on infantry fighting vehicles, as well as from grenade launchers of various systems, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms, the JFO HQ said.

Under attack were the town of Avdiyivka, and the villages of Vodiane, Pisky, Opytne, Pyshchevyk, Verkhniotoretske, Novolunaske, and Krymske.

Since Friday midnight, there have been four attacks on Ukrainian positions near the town of Krasnohorivka, and the villages of Vodiane and Maiske. No Ukrainian army casualties have reported since then.

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