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 One Ukrainian fighter wounded in explosion in Luhansk region, - Defense Ministry

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Over the past 25-hour period, on July 25, no military of the Ukrainian Armed Forces were killed in combat in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) in the east of Ukraine, but one soldier was wounded as he triggered an explosive device.

As reported by Censor.NET citing Interfax-Ukraine, this was announced by Defense Ministry spokesperson on ATO matters Andrii Lysenko.

"Over the past 24-hour period, no one was killed, one our fighter was wounded as he triggered an explosive device. It occurred in Popasna district [the Luhansk region - ed.]," Lysenko told a briefing on Wednesday in Kyiv.

He also said that the enemy was employing heavy weapons in all directions, but the situation was the most complicated in Luhansk direction. A skirmish occurred there during which Ukrainian troops had to employ armored hardware. A total of 24 attacks on part of the adversary was recorded over that period.

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