Two Ukrainian soldiers wounded in Donbas amid 29 enemy attacks in past day
Two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded on Thursday, June 13, as Russia's hybrid military forces mounted 29 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas, eastern Ukraine.
"As a result of enemy attacks, one Ukrainian soldier was wounded in action, another one sustained a combat-related injury. Each enemy attack received an adequate response, the weapons that are not banned by the Minsk agreements were used," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation said in an update posted on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on June 14, 2019.
According to military intelligence reports, one enemy troop was wounded.
What is more, the Ukrainian armed forces destroyed an enemy military truck and a D-30 howitzer.
Russian occupation forces opened fire from 152mm artillery systems, 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and small arms.
Under attack were Ukrainian positions near the villages of Vodiane, Novoselivka Druha, Shyrokyne, Novotroyitske, Novomykhailivka, Lebedynske, Berezove, Talakivka, Bohdanivka, Borivske, Luhanske, Zolote-4, Zaitseve, Pivdenne, Stanytsia Luhanska, and Krymske.
"Since Friday midnight, Russia-led forces have attacked Ukrainian positions twice near Pivdenne and the town of Maryinka, using 120mm and 82mm mortars, grenade launchers, and small arms. There have been no Ukrainian army casualties since then," the report said.