This was announced by Defense Ministry spokesperson on ATO matters Oleksandr Motuzianyk at a briefing on Monday, Censor.NET reports citing UNIAN.
"According to information provided by the Main Intelligence Department of the Defense Ministry of Ukraine, the enemy's confirmed casualties over the past week were eight occupants killed and 35 wounded," Motuzianyk said.
"The major share of these casualties was incurred by the enemy in Avdiivka and southern area of Mariupol direction. This is where the mercenaries act the most brazenly, and thus come under adjusted fire or fall victims to their own carelessness," the spokesperson said.
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