Ukraine Day 1508: LIVE UPDATES BELOW. Two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded in battle.
Yesterday’s coverage of the Ukraine conflict can be found here.
OSCE vehicles. Photo by Liga.net
Russia-backed forces made 42 attacks on Ukrainian positions. Two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded. On the Donetsk line, 122-mm mortars and an armed BMP were used to attack Shirokino and 82-mm mortars were fired near Peski. Grenade-launchers and small arms were fired on Vodyanoye, Lebedinskoye, Maryinka and Avdeyevka. Heavy machine guns and small arms were fired on Talakovka and Gnutovo. There were also attacks on Krasnogorovka, Pavlopol, the Butovka mine, Peski, and Kamenka. Sniper fire was active near Shirokino.
— Catherine A. Fitzpatrick