"The active phase of ATO is continued with the clearing of Krasnyy Lyman and the fighting continues in the area of Sloviansk", he said Wednesday morning.
In addition, he confirmed that the in the recent days of the ATO two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and 45 were wounded. As for the militants, the death toll was about 300 and 500 wounded.
Earlier, Dmtroy Tymchuk stated that yesterday in the course of recent ATO operations about 300 militants were killed and 500 wounded.
Previously the leaders of the ATO reported to the Acting President of Ukraine, the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Oleksandr Turchynov that they cleared the north of Donetsk region of militants, destroyed their main fortification in Semenovka and established control over Krasnyy Lyman .