It appears that Skus served with the military unit A0693, stationed in Bakhmut, Donetsk region. The deceased fighter left his son and daughter behind.
As we reported earlier, over the past 24 hours, Russian mercenaries attacked Ukrainian positions in the war-torn Donbas 17 times. According to the HQ of the Joint Forces Operation, the militants attacked certain areas in Donetsk, Mariupol and Luhansk regions. Mortar attacks were observed near Krymske, Luhansk region. The enemy also used IFVs to open fire in this area.
In Donetsk region, the terrorists mostly used small arms, RPGs, heavy machineguns; they attacked Vodyane, using anti-tank guided missiles.
Since midnight, only two attacks were reported.
As we previously reported, Zolote village in Luhansk region was taken under control of Armed Forces of Ukraine.