Donbas war update: Ukrainian soldier wounded amid eight enemy attacks on Feb 28

10:43, 29 February 2020
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"The Russian Federation's armed forces violated the ceasefire eight times on February 28. One Ukrainian soldier 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 29.

The enemy opened fire from proscribed 120mm mortars, as well as grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and small arms. In addition, the enemy employed sniper fire.

Under attack came Ukrainian positions near the villages of Vodiane, Pyshchevyk, Lebedynske, Novotroyitske, Novotoshkivske, and Orikhove.

"Since Saturday midnight, Russia-led forces have attacked Ukrainian positions near the town of Krasnohorivka and the villages of Nevelske and Travneve, using 120mm and 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and small arms," the update said.

No casualties were reported among Ukrainian troops Saturday morning.

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