No Ukrainian soldiers were killed, but three were wounded in the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) zone in Donbas in the past day, according to Defense Ministry speaker for ATO issues Andriy Lysenko.
”In particular, two soldiers were wounded in a grenade blast when they hit a booby trap, and the third had a gunshot wound. All these cases happened near the town of Avdiyivka,” he said at a briefing in Kyiv on Tuesday.
In his words, the condition of the three wounded servicemen is satisfactory. ”The latter has even refused to go to hospital,” he said.
As UNIAN reported earlier, the Russian occupation forces attacked Ukrainian troops 22 times in the past day.
In particular, 10 attacks were reported in the Donetsk sector, eight in the Mariupol sector, and four in the Luhansk sector.
What is more, the ATO headquarters reported one episode near the village of Novozvanivka in Luhansk region when Ukrainian soldiers had to open fire to repel an attack by an enemy reconnaissance group.