Two servicemen from a Detached Airborne Assault Brigade of Ukraine lost their lives in the combat area in Donbas. The HQ of the Airborne Assault Forces of Ukraine's Armed Forces reported that on Facebook.
'One of them deceased due to the gunfire, while the other died of a heart attack', reads the message.
The HQ and the entire staff offered their condolences to the families and friends of the deceased servicemen.
Earlier on Thursday, the Joint Forces Operation HQ reported that a Ukrainian serviceman was killed by the enemy sniper.
On December 12, the illegal armed formations conducted seven attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) zone. The press office of the JFO headquarters reported this on Facebook.
It is noted that the militants used the weapons prohibited by the Minsk Agreements twice over the day.
In particular, the enemy opened fire from 82mm mortars at the position of the Joint Forces near Krymkske and Chermalyk settlements.