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20.11.18 16:17

No fatalities in Ukrainian army over past day, three soldiers wounded in 21 attacks, - JFO center

The security situation in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) zone showed signs of deterioration over the past 24-hour period as the number of attacks significantly increased compared to the previous day.

No fatalities in Ukrainian army over past day, three soldiers wounded in 21 attacks, - JFO center

As reported by Censor.NET citing the latest update by the JFO headquarters press center as of Nov. 19, the Russian-led forces mounted 21 attacks against the Ukrainian troops using weapons banned by the Minsk agreements in nine cases.

The Russian mercenaries employed grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms against the defenders of Krymske, Zholobok, Novotoshkivske, Vilnyi, Luhanske, Travneve, Avdiivka, Pisky, Opytne, Stepne, Berezove, Novomykhailivka, Krasnohorivka, Novotroitske, Chermalyk, Pavlopil, Vodiane and Hnutove.

The Joint Forces’ stronghold in the vicinity of Novotoshkivske village came under shelling with 120-mm mortars while the Ukrainian troops deployed near Krymske, Luhanske and Vodiane were bombarded with 82-mm mortars. The Russian invaders barraged the defenders of Chermalyk and Vilnyi villages with mortars of both calibers.

"Three Joint Forces fighters received combat injuries over the past 24 hours," the report reads.

Intelligence sources indicate three invaders killed and another six wounded yesterday.

No attacks have been recorded in Donbas today, Nov. 20.

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