Ukrainian troops gained control over Pivdenne village in Eastern Ukraine

16:09, 18 May 2018

 Ukraine’s government forces released Pivdenne village in Donetsk region. A group of enemy fighters was spotted in that area in early April.

They were checking if the locals were loyal to the Ukrainian government and showing their presence there. Gradually, the Ukrainian forces developed the operation plan to release the village.

When the fight occurred on late Thursday, the Ukrainian side took no casualties; the enemy lost one man killed, and another man wounded.