Ukraine's state security service, the SBU, took casualties in the combat area in Donbas. As the group of SBU operatives was on a combat mission in Luhansk region, the enemy conducted an artillery attack. Olena Hitlyanska, the spokeswoman of the Ukrainian law wnforcement agency posted this on Facebook.
According to her, Lieutenant Colonel Ruslan Mulyar and Warrant Officer Yuriy Zhuravlyov lost their lives in the attack. One more serviceman was severely wounded.
Over the past 24 hours, Russian militants violated the ceasefire 28 times; specifically, they used mortars to shell the positions of Ukrainian troops.