Ukraine reports one KIA, one WIA amid 25 enemy attacks in Donbas on Oct 6

09:27, 07 October 2019
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Photo from the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine

"The armed forces of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated the ceasefire 25 times on October 6. One Ukrainian soldier was 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 October 7.

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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 Krasnohorivka, Avdiyivka, Popasna, and Zolote, and the villages of Novotroyitske, Pavlopil, Bohdanivka, Novohnativka, Vodiane, Berezove, Pyshchevyk, Novomykhailivka, Novoluhanske, Zolote-4, Luhanske, and Zaitseve.

"Since midnight, Russia-led forces have opened fire on Ukrainian positions once near the village of Travneve, using 82mm mortars and rifles," the report said.

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