Ukrainian soldier died in Donbas, reported the press center of the joint forces operation HQ.
“A soldier of the 24th detached mechanized brigade died, blown up on an explosive device during area checks in the sector of the area of responsibility of the observer post near Olenivka village,” reads the message.
It is also noted that evacuation of the body couldn’t be performed because of the intensive fire. The Ukrainian soldiers fired back, and the enemy sustained losses.
The body of the perished soldier is being delivered to the territory under the control of Ukraine.