A battle between terrorists and Ukrainian border guards near the village of Pobeda in Donetsk region lasted for about an hour.
Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) information and analytical center spokesman Andriy Lysenko said this at a briefing on Tuesday, a Ukrinform correspondent reported.
“An armed confrontation between border guards and terrorists near the settlement of Pobeda in Donetsk region lasted for almost an hour. The militants used small arms to attack border guards who ensured state border protection,” Lysenko said.
He said that border guards had repelled the attack.