Donbas warzone update: Four Ukrainian soldiers injured amid 44 attacks on June 24

10:59, 25 June 2019
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Such towns as Avdiyivka, Krasnohorivka, Maryinka came under fire / Photo from mil.gov.ua

"In the past day, two Ukrainian servicemen were wounded in action, and another two sustained combat-related injuries," the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) Headquarters said in a morning update on Tuesday, June 25.

Some 33 attacks were reported in the Skhid (East) sector and 11 attacks in the Pivnich (North) sector.

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Such towns as Avdiyivka, Krasnohorivka, Maryinka came under fire. Other hot spots were the villages of Vodiane, Pavlopil, Bohdanivka, Shyrokyne, Kamianka, Pisky, Novoselivka Druha, Chermalyk, Talakivka, Pivdenne, Novhorodske, Luhanske, Novoluhanske, and Kriakivka.

In 15 attacks, the enemy used proscribed weapons, in particular, 152mm artillery systems, 120mm and 82mm mortars.

Russia-led forces also opened fire from grenade launchers of various systems, cannons of infantry fighting vehicles, large-caliber machine guns, and rifles.

Ukrainian soldiers fired back, using allowed weapons.

Ukrainian troops destroyed an enemy drone and damaged a radar complex for reconnaissance and fire control, according to Ukrainian intelligence reports. Three enemy troops were wounded.

As UNIAN reported earlier, Russia-led forces mounted 34 attacks on Ukrainian positions in Donbas on Sunday, June 23.

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