19-year-old trooper dies in Donbas Conflict zone

20:25, 2 May 2018

A 19-year-old paratrooper from Bily Rukav village of Vinnytsia region Oleksandr Mykytiuk died in Donbas combat area. He was a solider of the 95th Assault Forces Brigade and died the day before in Avdiivka area. A journalist from Vinnytsia Viktoria Mykytiuk reported this first. Later the volunteer fund ‘Return Alive’ confirmed it on Facebook.

At the same time, the Joint Forces Operation headquarters reported that there were no casualties among the Armed Forces of Ukraine during the past 24 hours. It was noted that as a result of the hostilities, two Ukrainian servicemen were injured.