"We regretfully confirm that Khorovsky Maksym Andriyovych, the cadet recruited in 2020 deceased because of mishandling a weapon", reads the message.
The committee that investigates the tragedy comprises of the military police of the Armed Forces, military prosecutor's office of Zhytomyr garrison and the National Police.
As is known, not a single shot was fired in Donbas combat zone since early hours of September 2. Press office of Ukraine's Defense Ministry reported that on Wednesday.
No losses are observed among Ukrainian forces during this period.
Earlier, Ukraine's State Border Guard decided that starting from September 1, the operations at the entry-exit checkpoints will be carried out daily from 07:00 to 18:30, but citizens will not be allowed to enter the occupied territories after 6 p.m.
It is noted that citizens traveling from the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine will undergo non-contact body temperature screening and a survey on contact with Covid-19 patients.