Ukraine reports 11 enemy attacks in Donbas on May 18

09:25, 19 May 2020
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"The Russian Federation's armed formations violated the ceasefire 11 times in the past day," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation said in a Facebook update as of 07:00 Kyiv time on May 19, 2020.

Russia-led forces opened fire from proscribed 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, and rifles.

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Under attack came Ukrainian positions near the town of Krasnohorivka, and the villages of Bohdanivka, Taramchuk, Shyrokyne, Novotoshkivske, Novoluhanske, Luhanske, and Pivdenne.

Joint Forces returned fire to each enemy shelling. According to intelligence data, one member of Russia-led forces was killed on May 18.

"Since Tuesday midnight, Russia-led forces have attacked Ukrainian positions near the villages of Orikhove and Novotoshkivske, using 120mm and 82mm mortars," the update said.

No Ukrainian army casualties were reported over the period under review.

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