Censor.NET reports citing the update by the press center of the anti-terrorist (ATO) headquarters.
"According to preliminary information, a serviceman of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, a member of a mechanized brigade performing combat missions near Avdiivka, was killed in attack on the strongpoint," the casualty report reads.
"The militants employed 82 mm mortars, grenade launchers of various systems, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms against Ukrainian troops deployed in Donetsk direction," the military officials said.
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