"It seems that there actually was the order to launch an offensive. The weaknesses of our defense have been probed. The third today's attack on Marinka is underway. The intense battle near the village of Luhanske has just ended. We have one serviceman killed and 11 injured. Seven of them received heavy injuries. About a hundred of militants tried to break through," he wrote.
As reported earlier, the militants started shelling Krasnohorivka and Marinka villages Wednesday morning, June 3. In turn, the Armed Forces of Ukraine used artillery in response to the militants' attempts to capture the Ukrainian territory.