Ukrainian soldier born in 1991 died in the enemy’s attacks in Donbas conflict zone over the past 24 hours, as Dmytro Hutsulyak, the Defence Ministry Spokesperson on Donbas, said at the briefing in Ukraine Crisis Media Center, 112.ua reports.
Besides, one soldier was injured, he was taken to the military field hospital with a critical health condition.
36 attacks in total were documented over the past 24 hours. The militants launched 40 shells from Grad at Ukrainian positions. They have also performed around 40 shots from 122-mm artillery and launched 60 mortar shells from 120- and 80-mm mortar launchers.
Ukrainian soldiers have opened fire 15 times from ratified armaments as a response.
As it was reported, the militants used armored fighting vehicles near Pyshchevyk and Pavlopil (Donetsk region).