Two Ukrainian soldiers wounded in enemy shelling in Donbas on Thursday

20:55, 20 June 2019
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"As a result of enemy attacks, one Ukrainian soldier was wounded, another one had a combat-related injury. Our units gave an adequate response to shelling of the armed units of the Russian Federation. Enemy losses are being clarified," the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) said on Facebook in an evening update on June 20.

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Since Thursday midnight, Russia-led forces have already mounted seven attacks, using proscribed 120mm and 82mm mortars, as well as grenade launchers of various systems, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms.

Hot spots were the village of Pavlopil and the town of Maryinka in the Skhid (East) sector.

Another five attacks were reported in the Pivnich (North) sector, namely near the villages of Luhanske, Travneve, Mayorsk, Novoluhanske, and Novozvanivka.

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