No one killed, two Ukrainian soldiers wounded in past day as Russian proxies mounted 28 attacks in Donbas, - JFO center

The situation in the Joint forces operation (JFO) zone steadily deteriorates as combined Russian-separatist troops continue using heavy weapons against Ukrainian military.

As reported by Censor.NET citing the latest update by the JFO headquarters press center as of June 18, 2018, active combat operations were underway in the Luhansk region where the Russian-occupation forces invited retaliation of the Ukrainian troops near Novotoshkivske and in the vicinity of Verkhniotoretske at Horlivka section of the forefront.

"Two Ukrainian servicemen were injured when they came under small arms and grenade launchers fire near Avdiivka and Opytne in Donetsk direction," the situation report reads.

Hostilities were also recorded at Mariupol section of the frontline on the outskirts of Starohnativka, Chermalyk and Lebedynske villages, where invaders’ mortar strikes imperiled civilians.

"The enemy violated ceasefire a total of 28 times over the past 24-hour period of which banned heavy weapons were used in six attacks," the press office said.

The JFO headquarters noted that the situation has not escalated since midnight today: no casualties were recorded among the Ukrainian military personnel as the enemy breached truce four times without using heavy weapons.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n3072167