Defense Ministry confirms information about one wounded in Donbas conflict over past day

Source : 112 Ukraine

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15:41, 8 October 2017

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One Ukrainian military was injured over the past day in the area of Donbas conflict. This was stated during a briefing at the Ukrainian Crisis Media Center, by the Defense Ministry's spokesman Olexander Motuzyanyk.

"There is no killed servicemen in the ranks of Ukrainian troops during the day, but one soldier of the Armed Forces was wounded in the village of Pisky as a result of enemy shelling," Motuzyanyk said.

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According to the information of the Defense Ministry spokesman, in Luhansk direction militants fired Ukrainian positions near the settlements of Triokhizbenka and Krymske. It is reported that the enemy fired from both small arms and mortars.

Motuzyanyk added that in Donetsk direction the most "hot spot" remains Avdiivka. Here the terrorists conducted a series of protracted shelling. It is noted that the militants violated the regime of silence in Majorsk, Zaitseve and Pisky. At the same time, heavy weapons were not used.

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