Ukraine reports 1 wounded serviceman, 16 enemy attacks in past 24 hours
Russia's hybrid military forces have attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 16 times in the past 24 hours, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as wounded in action, the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) headquarters has reported.
"At the end of the past day, the situation remained unsettled in the area of hostilities. Illegal armed groups continued shelling the positions of the Ukrainian army in all directions, using mainly infantry weapons," the ATO staff said on Facebook page on Friday morning.
After 18:00 Kyiv time, the enemy used grenade launchers and heavy machine guns three times against the defenders of the village of Krymske in the Luhansk sector.
Our fortified position near the village of Lebedynske, which is in the Mariupol sector, came under fire from the same types of weapons.
In the Donetsk sector, the enemy fired grenade launchers of various types and small arms near the villages of Luhanske and Kamianka, and Butovka coal mine at the end of the day. In addition, the invaders opened fire from machine guns near the town of Avdiyivka and the village of Zaitseve.