Ukrainian soldier wounded amid 10 enemy attacks in Donbas on July 4

10:20, 05 July 2020
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"The Russian Federation's armed formations violated the ceasefire 10 times on July 4," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation Headquarters said on Facebook in an update as of 07:00 Kyiv time on July 5. "As a result, one Ukrainian serviceman was wounded in enemy shelling."

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Russian-led forces opened fire from proscribed 122mm artillery systems, 120mm and 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns, sniper rifles, and small arms.

Under attack came Ukrainian positions near the villages of Novotoshkivske, Orikhove, Krymske, Katerynivka, Pavlopil, Hnutove, and Pyshchevyk.

The Joint Forces returned fire to each enemy attack. According to intelligence reports, three members of Russia-led forces were killed and another three were wounded on July 4.

"Since Sunday midnight, Russia-led forces have attacked Ukrainian positions twice near Pavlopil and the town of Maryinka, using 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of various types, and heavy machine guns," the update said.

No casualties have been reported among Ukrainian troops since Sunday midnight.

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