One of the Ukrainian soldiers deceased due to the fatal gunshot wound, as Russian militants opened fire on Avdiivka, Donetsk region. Another three fighters sustained combat wounds; Oleksandr Motuzyanyk, the Defense Ministry’s representative said that at a briefing in Kyiv on Friday.
‘The Ukrainian serviceman was fatally wounded near Avdiivka, another one was wounded there. One fighter was injured during a firefight in Shyrokyne, and one more suffered a combat wound in the skirmish near Verkhnyotoretske, Donetsk region; he walked on a booby trap’, the official said.
According to Motuzyanyk, the overall enemy activity remains moderate; mercenaries opened fire on Ukrainian positions 17 times.