“Yesterday, in Zakarpattia region, after the gunshot wound, the border guard died of border guard service units Solomonovo, Chop unit,” the message said.
The service added that the incident was reported by a military man who served at the guar of the Ukrainian-Hungarian border in the composition of the border patrol unit. He heard the shot and found his colleague with the gunshot wound.
The ambulance and National Police officers were called to the site. The medics pronounced the death of a 23-year-old military man of compulsory military service.
The circumstances of the incident are to be established.
As we reported, the border guards detained a Ukrainian during the crossing of the administrative border with Crimea as he helped the occupants to prosecute the Crimean citizens illegally.