One Ukrainian soldier killed, five wounded in ATO zone over past day

One Ukrainian soldier killed, five wounded in ATO zone over past day

One Ukrainian soldier was killed and five servicepersons were wounded in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in eastern Ukraine over the past day.

Ukrainian Defense Ministry's Spokesperson for ATO issues Andriy Lysenko said this at a press briefing on Wednesday, an Ukrinform correspondent reported.

“Unfortunately, yesterday at about 8.45 a.m. as a result of Russian occupied troops’ attacks on our positions, one defender of Ukraine was killed near Opytne. Also, as a result of enemy attacks near Kamianka, Opytne and Shyrokyne, five servicepersons of the Ukrainian Armed Forces were wounded. They were immediately sent to field hospitals,” he said.


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