Speaker of the Information Center of the National Security and Defence Council Andriy Lysenko told about this, Censor.NET reports with reference to Interfax-Ukraine.
"Attacks and shelling of positions of Ukrainian forces continue. Throughout the day, the terrorists attacked 11 Ukrainian checkpoints and positions of the Ukrainian Army near Sloviansk, Donetsk, Kryva Luka, and Kramatorsk," Lysenko said.
"Unfortunately, the Ukrainian side suffered losses. Five of our guys were killed during the fights," he said at a briefing in Kyiv on Friday.