"The enemy fired upon the ATO forces’ defenses near Troitske, Luhanske and Novozvanivka villages In Luhansk direction with grenade launchers and large caliber machine guns.
"In Donetsk section of the forefront, the militants of the Russian-occupation forces employed large-caliber machine guns and small arms against the Ukrainian troops deployed on the outskirts of Verkhniotoretske.
"It is sad to say that casualties were inflicted on the military personnel over the past 24-hour period: a Ukrainian soldier was killed while performing a combat mission; three other servicemen were injured in action. All of them received required medical treatment," the situation report reads.
Earlier, the Russian mercenaries committed five attacks on the Ukrainian Armed Forces on March 10.