Russia – Ukraine war updates: daily briefings as of April 9, 2020

Russia – Ukraine war updates from the war zone in southeast Ukraine as of April 9, 2020 by Joint forces operation HQ data: EMPR highlights.

(1) Russian hybrid forces launched 8 attacks in the war zone in eastern Ukraine for the last day. The enemy used forbidden 120-mm and 82-mm mortar launchers against Ukrainian defenders.

(2) Russian proxies launched 4 attacks in the East area with the use of the following types of arms:

forbidden 82-mm mortar launchers – near Pavlopil (20 mines released) and Hnutove,

grenade launchers – near Maryanka,

large caliber machine guns – near Maryanka,

small arms – near Starognativka.

(3) Russian occupiers launched 4 attacks in the North area with the use of the following types of arms:

forbidden 120-mm mortar launchers – near Novooleksandrivka (17 mines released),

forbidden 82-mm mortar launchers – near Orikhove,

easel anti-tank grenade launchers - near Zaytseve,

large caliber small arms - near Zaytseve,

small arms - near Zaytseve,

(4) Russian forces losses are as follows: 5 wounded in actions.

(5) 1 Ukrainian serviceman was wounded in actions for the last 24 hours.



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