May 8, night, a soldier of a separate assault brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, commander of the landing and assault division, petty officer Koval Volodymyr died from a serious wound during a two-way fight at one of the positions on the Azov Sea. The press service of the 79th Brigade reported this on Facebook.
The deceased serviceman was born in the Khmelnytskyi region, a daughter and a wife left alone.
“Command of the Ukrainian Air Assault Forces and command of the military unit express their condolences to the relatives of the deceased warrior. Eternal Glory to the Hero!” the comrades wrote.
Militants violate ceasefire in Donetsk sector twice on May 8. Marinka and Pavlopil came under fire from Minsk-banned weapons.
Defence Ministry confirmed information about 25 armed provocations. Illegal armed formations used banned weapons. including 122mm artillery, 120mm, and 82mm mortars, and combat vehicle guns.