Russian-backed forces in Donbas attack Ukraine positions 21 times Oct 13

12:00, 14 October 2019
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No casualties have been reported among Ukrainian military, according to the press center of the Joint Forces Operation.

The enemy opened fire at the positions of the Ukrainian military using 120mm and 82mm mortars proscribed by the Minsk agreements, as well as weapons installed on infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers of various types, and small arms.

Ukrainian soldiers came under fire near Pisky, Vodiane, Pavlopil, Chermalyk, Pishchevyk, Novoluhanske, Zolote, Svitlodarsk, Popasna, Zaitseve, Luhanske, Krymske, and other settlements.

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From day-start on Monday, the enemy violated ceasefire four times.

In particular, the enemy opened fire outside Novotroyitske, near Lebedynske, as well as in the area of ​​Khutir Vilniy.

Ukraine has reported no losses in the attacks.

On Oct 12, Russian-backed forces 23 times violated the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine's Donbas.

A Ukrainian soldier was slightly wounded, while another one sustained a combat injury, the official report said.

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