One serviceman of the mechanized battalion of the Armed Forces was killed, two were injured in Donetsk region while undermining an unknown explosive device laid by the militants. This is reported in the press center of the headquarters of the United forces operation on Facebook.
"Today, on May 6, during the patrolling of the defense district, a group of servicemen of a mechanized battalion operating in the Horlivka direction was ambushed. On the patrol route an unknown explosive device was installed, from the explosion of which one soldier was killed, two were injured, "the report said.
A reserve group from the nearest stronghold came to the scene, and pro-Russian gunmen opened fire at them. After a short firing clash, the reserve group began to pursue the enemy, during which three militants were destroyed.