The terrorists used automatic weapons and automatic grenade launcher at the checkpoint, the press service of the Defense Ministry of Ukraine reported to Censor.NET
The soldiers of the Ukrainian Army unit under the command of Lieutenant Bogdan D. repelled attackers applying mortar fire, automatic weapons fire, and BMP APV gun fire.
The militants were forced to take their wounded and retreat.
Two soldiers of the Ukrainian Armed Forces were injured during the battle. They have already got medical treatment.