Seven Ukrainian soldiers injured in hostilities in Donbas on June 25
Seven Ukrainian soldiers were wounded in hostilities in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, on June 25 as Russia-led forces mounted 32 attacks on Ukrainian positions.
"In the past day, five Ukrainian servicemen were wounded in action, another two sustained combat-related injuries," the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) Headquarters said on Facebook in a morning update on Wednesday, June 26.
Banned weapons – 120mm and 82mm mortars – were used in five attacks, it said.
The enemy also used grenade launchers of various systems, cannons of infantry fighting vehicles, large-caliber machine guns, and rifles.
Nineteen attacks were reported in the Skhid (East) sector. The towns of Avdiyivka and Maryinka were under attack. Hot spots were also areas near the villages of Lebedynske, Opytne, Vodiane, Novotroyitske, Nevelske, Talakivka, Shyrokyne, Bohdanivka.
The Pivnich (North) sector was attacked 13 times. The enemy shelled the villages of Shumy, Pivdenne, Krymske, Novoluhanske, Mayske, Zaitseve.
Ukrainian soldiers fired back, using allowed weapons.
According to Ukrainian intelligence reports, two enemy troops were wounded on June 25.
From 00:00 to 07:00 Kyiv time on June 26, Russia-led forces mounted nine attacks on Ukrainian positions.
As UNIAN reported earlier, there were 44 enemy attacks on Ukrainian positions in Donbas on Monday, June 25.