Ukrainian Defense Ministry's Spokesperson for ATO Oleksandr Motuzianyk said this at a press briefing on Thursday, an Ukrinform correspondent reported.
"Unfortunately, one soldier died of wounds near Avdiivka. Another one was wounded near Luhanske, he was immediately evacuated,” Motuzianyk said.
He also added that Russian-backed militants violated the ceasefire 30 times using the weapons banned under the Minsk agreements. The Ukrainian Armed Forces returned fire 18 times using weapons not banned under the Minsk agreements.