Two Ukrainian servicemen wounded in Donbas over past 24 hours
Illegal armed groups have violated the ceasefire in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in Donbas 33 times over the past 24 hours, with two Ukrainian servicemen reported as wounded, the press center of the ATO headquarters has reported on Facebook.
According to the report, militants used mortars of different calibers during the attacks on Ukrainian positions. The ATO forces returned fire 24 times.
In particular, militants opened fire twice from 82mm mortars and grenade launchers on the defenders of Avdiyivka, and they also fired twice from machine guns at Ukrainian positions near the village of Zaitseve.
In the Luhansk sector, militants used mortars to fire at Ukrainian strongholds near the village of Katerynivka, Popasna district, and the Donets railway station, In addition, they fired from infantry weapons near the village of Stanytsia Luhanska.
In the Mariupol sector, the enemy used 120mm mortars near Pavlopil and Vodiane in the second half of the day. Ukrainian fighters fired back. One Ukrainian serviceman was wounded in the fighting.