Donbas war update: Two Ukrainian soldiers wounded amid 12 enemy attacks on June 30

09:50, 01 July 2020
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"The Russian Federation's armed formations violated the ceasefire 12 times in the past day," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation Headquarters said on Facebook in an update as of 07:00 Kyiv time on July 1. "As a result, two Ukrainian defenders were wounded in enemy shelling."

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Russian-led forces opened fire from proscribed 120mm and 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and small arms.

Under attack came Ukrainian positions near the town of Avdiyivka, and the villages of Nevelske, Vodiane, Pisky, Novotoshkivske, Novozvanivka, Luhanske, Zaitseve, and Khutir Vilny.

Joint Forces returned fire to each enemy attack. A Ukrainian intelligence unit reported that three members of Russia-led forces were wounded on June 30. The enemy's prior casualties for the period from June 24 to June 26 included two killed fighters, according to updated data.

The enemy did not attack Ukrainian positions from 00:00 to 07:00 Kyiv time on July 1.

No casualties have been reported since Wednesday midnight.

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