Since the beginning of the day on January 27, the pro - Russian militants once fired Ukrainian positions in the area of the antiterrorist operation, as a result of which one Ukrainian military was killed. This is reported by the press center of the Donbas conflict headquarters on Facebook page.
The tragedy took place near Verkhnyotoretske settlement.
"In Donetsk direction in the Verkhnyotoretsky district, an enemy sniper fired at our positions. Unfortunately, the serviceman of Armed Forces was wounded, and later he died," the statement said.
As reported earlier, over the past day, on January 26, the militants carried out one shelling of the positions of the Ukrainian army, one soldier was injured.