Press officer of the battalion Andrii Myheichenko reports this.
The servicemen of Cherkasy reconnaissance battalion, Kirovohrad Special Forces 3rd Regiment, 51st separate mobile brigade and Pravyi Sector took part in the battle.
The enemy's checkpoint and permanent fire position were destroyed during the battle as well as the car with militants' reinforcements. A squadron (about 100 people) of the terrorists was destroyed in fire.
Unfortunately, the 40th battalion of the territorial defense Kryvbas also suffered losses."Servicemen from Dniprodzerzhynsk Major Volodymyr Kardabniov and Private Maksym Kachura were killed, 6 soldiers were injured and quickly taken from the battle field to a local hospital where they received necessary medical care. They were delivered by helicopter to the Dnipropetrovsk regional clinical hospital named after I. Mechnikov for further treatment in the morning of August 8. All personnel of the 40th battalion of the territorial defense Kryvbas mourn their fallen comrades."