Ukraine reports one KIA, one WIA amid six enemy attacks in Donbas on Feb 27

10:40, 28 February 2020
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"The armed forces of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire six times on February 27. 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 February 28.

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The enemy engaged Ukrainian troops with proscribed 120mm mortars, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and rifles.

Under attack came Ukrainian positions near the town of Krasnohorivka, and the villages of Novomykhailivka, Starohnativka, Novotoshkivske, and Orikhove.

"Since Friday midnight, Russia-led forces have attacked Ukrainian positions near the village of Vodiane, using hand-held anti-tank grenade launchers, heavy machine guns, and rifles," the update said.

No casualties were reported among Ukrainian troops Friday morning.

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