Ukrainian soldiers downed militant drone in Donetsk region, - Defense Ministry

Source : 112 Ukraine

It was flying over the positions of Joint Forces in the Mariinka area
14:07, 28 May 2020


Yesterday, on May 27, the Ukrainian military shot down an enemy drone flying over positions in the Mariinka area (Donetsk region). This is stated in the daily report of Ukraine's Ministry of Defense, published on its website.

"In addition, in the morning, Ukrainian defenders shot down an enemy Quadcopter UAV, which was flying over positions in the Mariinka area," the statement said.

On May 22, a militant drone dropped a fragmentation grenade on the position of the Armed Forces of Ukraine near Starohnativka village. As a result of the explosion, one Ukrainian serviceman received a shrapnel wound.

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As we reported earlier, the agreement was reached on the discussion of the forming lists for prisoners’ exchange at the session of the Trilateral Contact Group.

“The parties continued discussions on the opening of new checkpoints on the demarcation line, particularly, in Zolote. They also discussed the issue of ensuring the unimpeded crossing of the checkpoints by entrants in the framework of the admission campaign, defining it as a humanitarian need,” the message said.

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