Ukrainian Defense Ministry reports one wounded officer in conflict zone

He got wounded in Avdiivka during enemy shelling
15:15, 26 June 2017

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There were no casualties among Ukrainian forces in Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) zone in the last 24 hours, one soldier got wounded. This was reported by Andriy Lysenko, Defense Ministry Speaker, during the briefing in "Ukrainian crisis media center".

"Ukrainian forces suffered no casualties over past day, one military officer was wounded. The incident occurred in Avdiivka during enemy shelling. Condition of young but already experienced serviceman is satisfactory," he said.

According to the speaker, situation in Luhansk direction was the most complicated. Militants attacked 10 times there, 5 of them were conducted from mortars. 12 ceasefire violations were recorded in Donetsk direction (two with heavy weaponry) and one attack was reported in Mariupol direction.

Lysenko noted that 5 militants were eliminated and 26 wounded, 3 enemy IFVs were destroyed, according to the Defense Intelligence.

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