Russia's hybrid military forces mounted 11 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas in the past 24 hours, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as killed in action (KIA) and another two as wounded in action (WIA).
Read alsoUkrainian soldier killed in action in Donbas Monday, another defender wounded - report"A hot spot in the Luhansk sector was outside the village of Krymske, where the enemy attacked our fortified positions several times, using 120mm and 82mm mortars, grenade launchers and small arms," the press center of the Ukrainian Anti-Terrorist Operation Headquarters reported on Facebook on Tuesday morning.
"The enemy resorted to 82mm mortars near the town of Popasna. The occupiers also used grenade launchers of various types to attack the Ukrainian fortified positions near the town of Svitlodarsk, and the villages of Katerynivka, Novoluhanske and Zaitseve. In addition, several shots were fired from heavy machine guns near the village of Novhorodske," the report says.
In the evening, the invaders used 120mm mortars and heavy machine guns near the village of Vodiane, which is close to the Ukrainian strategic port city of Mariupol in Donetsk region. In addition, the enemy opened fire on Ukrainian positions outside the village of Opytne, using automatic grenade launchers, small arms and heavy machine guns.