It was reported that at around 1 a.m. the enemy intelligence cell tried to circumvent the Ukrainian positions in Donetsk sector. Yet, the soldiers of the Joint Forces Operation have reacted in time and started a battle. Then, the illegal armed formations retreated and the Ukrainian military captured one hostile trooper.
It was also reported that the detainee is the soldier of the 100th Detached Motorized Infantry Brigade Yuriy S. For now, he is being questioned by the relevant units of the Joint Forces.
Earlier, it was reported that the representative of OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine Ertuğrul Apakan said that since the beginning of winter. 16 people died of natural causes and 20 deceased in combat actions.