Second soldier killed in Donbas despite ceasefire announced on March 5

Second soldier killed in Donbas despite ceasefire announced on March 5

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One soldier of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was killed as a result of the enemy shelling in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in Donbas over the past day, despite the ceasefire regime announced on March 5.

Ukrainian Defense Ministry's Spokesperson Maksym Prauta said this at a press briefing on Friday, an Ukrinform correspondent reported.

"Last night, a soldier was killed as a result of the shelling by Russian occupation troops. This is the second loss since the beginning of the announced ceasefire agreements," he said.

He recalled that the ceasefire regime was announced at midnight on March 5.

Over the past day, Russian-backed militants launched three attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in Donbas.

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