Terrorists Fired at the Izvaryne Checkpoint. Six Border Guards Were Wounded

Yesterday terrorists attacked the international checkpoint Izvaryne in the Luhansk region and fired at it from grenade launchers, mortars, machine guns and sniper rifles.

Censor.NET reports,referring to State Boarder GuardService of Ukraine.

According to the guards, about 21.20 militants drove up to thecheckpoint and started shooting at it. The border guards have takenall the necessary measures for the evacuation of civilians and gavea battle. Six of them were wounded, two - badly. The Ukrainianborder guards were forced to retreat on the Russianterritory.

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During the battle one Russian borderguard was wounded by terrorists. The Russian soldiersreturned fire. All necessary services wereinformed about theincident.

"According to our information,the fight resultedfrom terrorists'attempts tocross Ukrainian borderwith an unknown cargo," border guards informed.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n290928