Ukraine reports 2 WIAs, 3 enemy attacks in last day

09:20, 10 January 2018
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Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas three times in the past 24 hours, with two Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action (WIA), according to the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.

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In the Luhansk sector, the enemy used infantry weapons near the Svitlodarska Duha bulge. At first, the occupiers fired a hand-held anti-tank grenade launcher on the defenders of the village of Luhanske, and later they provoked the defenders of the village of Travneve, using small arms.

Read alsoNo shifts on peacekeepers anytime soon – Ukraine's envoy to UNIn the Donetsk direction, the invaders violated ceasefire in the Mariupol sector. In particular, they opened fire from small arms, heavy machine guns, and launched eight 82mm mines on the Ukrainian fortified positions near the village of Pavlopil.

The Ukrainian military did not succumb to the aggressor's provocations and did return fire.

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