Russia's hybrid military forces on Sept 11 mounted 18 attacks on Ukrainian Army positions in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, with two Ukrainian soldiers reported as killed in action (KIA) and another one as wounded in action (WIA).

"The armed forces of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated the ceasefire 18 times on Sept 11. Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and another one was wounded as a result of enemy shelling," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation Headquarters said in an update posted on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on Sept 12.

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The enemy opened fire from proscribed 82mm mortars, cannons installed on infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers of various types, and sniper and small arms. Under attack came Ukrainian positions near the towns of Avdiyivka and Krasnohorivka, and the villages of Bohdanivka, Nevelske, Novohnativka, Pisky, Novotroyitske, Vodiane, Pyshchevyk, Pavlopil, Zholobok, Zaitseve, Luhanske, Novoluhanske, and Novhorodske.

"From Thursday midnight, Russia-led forces have opened fire on Ukrainian positions once near Pyshchevyk, using a tripod-mounted man-portable antitank gun," the report said.