Over the past day in the zone of anti-terrorist operation (ATO) one Ukrainian soldier was killed and seven soldiers wounded. This was stated during the briefing, which was broadcasted by 112 Ukraine, by the speaker of the Ministry of Defence on ATO issues Andriy Lysenko.
"Over the past day in the fighting one Ukrainian soldier was killed and seven injured. I express condolences to the family of the deceased soldier." - He said.
As reported, over the previous day militants opened fire 55 times on the positions of Ukrainian defenders. Yesterday at night Avdiivka industrial zone got under heavy shelling, the militants fired about 130 mines of different caliber and artillery shells.