This was announced by Presidential Administration spokesman on ATO matters Andrii Lysenko, Censor.NET informs citing Ukrainski Novyny.
According to him, a soldier was wounded near Marinka in the Donetsk region.
Lysenko said the skirmish between Ukrainian soldiers and militants in the vicinity of Marinka lasted for seven hours.
Militants near Marinka massively attacked Ukrainian troops positions using grenade launchers, small arms, armored vehicles, anti-aircraft guns, and mortars.
At the Donetsk direction, militants slightly reduced attacks, while attacks in the Luhansk region, Zaitseve, Novhorodske, and Pisky continued.
Terrorists also opened fire on Ukrainian army positions in the area of Popasna, the Luhansk region, using mortars, small arms, and grenade launchers.
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