As reported by Censor.NET citing TSN, the saboteurs were dressed in Russian-made tactical vests. Field rations, cigarettes, and even matches found on them were also produced in the Russian Federation. The subversives were killed as they approached the positions of the Ukrainian soldiers. The three men strong group of Russian terrorists had defused numerous mines and traps on two minefields on their way to the Ukrainian troops' positions. The third saboteur managed to escape with the IDs of his fallen accomplices.
The Ukrainian servicemen eliminated two members of Russian subversive and reconnaissance group in the Luhansk region.
The Ukrainian military handed over the bodies to the Security Service of Ukraine. They expressed hope that the bodies would be swapped for captured or perished Ukrainians.