No fatalities in Ukrainian army over past day, four soldiers wounded in Donbas in 28 attacks by Russian mercenaries

The situation in the joint forces operation (JFO) zone was tense over the past 24-hour period as combined Russian-separatist forces continued inviting retaliation of the Ukrainian troops occasionally using heavy weapons.

As reported by Censor.NET citing the latest update by the JFO headquarters press center as of Aug. 2, the enemy fired upon the Ukrainian troops 28 times using heavy weapons in one case.

"The Russian occupation forces mainly used grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms as well as armament of the infantry fighting vehicles at certain sections of the forefront. The defenders of Stanytsia Luhanska, Krymske, Novoluhanske, Shumy, Novomykhailivka, Marinka, Avdiivka, Krasnohorivka, Chermalyk, Hnutove, Lebedynske, Talakivka, Pavlopil and Shyrokyne came under enemy fire. The invaders also shelled our positions near Vodiane with 82-mm mortars banned by the Minsk accords.

"Four Ukrainian servicemen were wounded in action over the past day," the report reads.

Today, Aug. 3, the Russian militants committed six attacks on the Ukrainian troops deployed on the outskirts of Krymske, Novoluhanske, Marinka and Shyrokyne.

Intelligence sources indicate two invaders eliminated and one injured in backfire yesterday.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n3079598