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 Fighting Continues near Border Checkpoint Marynivka, There Are Casualties

As of 2 p.m. of July 16, there is a fighting near the border crossing point Marynivka.

BBC Ukraine reports about it with reference to an interlocutor who is at the scene, Ukrainska Pravda informs.

The checkpoint. controlled by the Ukrainian forces, was attacked by 10 tanks, 5 armoured personnel carriers and up to 200 people.

Two Ukrainian soldiers are killed.

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