This was announced by Defense Ministry spokesperson on ATO matters Andrii Lysenko, Censor.NET reports citing 112 TV Channel.
"Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and two more were injured in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone yesterday," Lysenko said.
According to him, the situation was tense again in Popasnianskyi district of the Luhansk sector. The militants used light arms during the day, while mortars and guns were used after sunset. Ukrainian soldiers did not fire back.
Moreover, the militants used grenade launchers of various calibers near Syze, Novozvanivka and Stanytsia Luhanska. Novooleksandrivka was fired from IFV weapon. The ATO forces' positions at Aidar were fired from small arms, while Novozvanivka was shelled with SP gun. Thus, the disengagement is impossible near Stanytsia Luhanska at the moment.
"It was reported about three militants' attacks in the Donetsk sector. The militants used mortars and heavy weapons at Svitlodarsk arch and Avdiivka. About 50 shells hit the ATO forces' positions in the Donetsk region," Lysenko said.
Krasnohorivka and Vodiane were shelled by the militants in the Mariupol sector yesterday. Around 80 shells hit the ATO forces' positions.
The militants violate the truce along the whole front line in the ATO zone. Ukrainian troops fired back at the major positions.
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