A source told a correspondent for UNN, Censor.NET reports.
"It was the 54th Reconnaissance Battalion of the Ukrainian Armed Forces. They came under the militants' mortar strike during a combat mission," a source said.
The wounded were brought in Mariupol today. Local volunteers arrived to support the Ukrainian soldiers.
Spokesman for Mariupol Task Force Oleksandr Kindsfater previously reported that the militants deployed in Mariupol sector had received "assistance" from Russia as about 200 shells hit the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine over just one hour.
According to volunteer Halyna Almazova, Ukrainian army incurred losses in killed and injured near Mariupol today.
Another volunteer Lіlіa Ukrainska reported one killed and 12 injured soldiers as at 9 p.m. Oct. 10: "Nine servicemen have been injured and one killed near Mariupol. This is the " truce "!!!! (((((( Damned " truce "((((((((((((((. Update: twelve soldiers have been wounded," she wrote.
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