Ukraine reports 17 enemy attacks in Donbas on May 9

10:36, 10 May 2020
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"The Russian Federation's armed groups violated the ceasefire 17 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 10, 2020.

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

Under attack were Ukrainian positions near the town of Krasnohorivka, and the villages of Kamianka, Vodiane, Opytne, Pavlopil, Shyrokyne, Slavne, Starohnativka, Novotroyitske, Khutir Vilny, Krymske, Novotoshkivske, Triokhizbenka, and Orikhove.

Joint Forces returned fire to each enemy attack. According to intelligence data, one member of Russia-led forces was killed and another four were wounded on May 9.

Since Sunday midnight, Russia-led forces have attacked Ukrainian positions near the town of Avdiyivka and the village of Orikhove, using 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms, the update said.

There have been no Ukrainian army casualties since Sunday midnight.

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