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 Information about significant Army losses not true. Only three soldiers wounded last night, - ATO Staff

The anti-terrorist operation (ATO) Staff refutes information about significant losses among Ukrainian soldiers on the night of June 12.

Censor.NET reports citing the Facebook of the ATO Staff.

"The information, published on Facebook by MP Yevhen Deidei, about significant losses among the Armed Forces of Ukraine during last night is not true! According to the verified information, no Ukrainian soldiers were killed, while 12 soldiers injured over the past 24 hours (as of 12: 00 a.m.). All servicemen were provided with medical assistance," the Staff emphasized.

Moreover, it was reported about three wounded soldiers as of 2 p.m., June 12.

Read more: No one killed, 12 Ukrainian soldiers wounded, - ATO speaker

"It is worth to mention that there are no units at the forefront which are not part of the Armed Forces of Ukraine or any other law enforcement agency involved in the ATO. The Ministry of Defense of Ukraine once again appeals to journalists to use information provided by official or officially authorized agencies, such as the ATO Staff (and its press service), the Ministry of Defense, and the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine," the Staff added.

This statement was also published on the official website of the Ministry of Defense.

Yevhen Deidei reported earlier that Ukraine suffered significant losses last night, as four soldiers were killed and 13 more wounded.

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