Over the past day in the Donbas killed six Ukrainian soldiers, 13 were wounded, and eight wounded. This was stated by the official representative of the presidential administration of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on military operations Col., reports “Interfax-Ukraine”.
In turn, the Deputy commander of the operational command “Donetsk” Eduard Basurin told “Interfax” that among the militia DND losses in killed a day there.
He also said about the destruction of several of the reconnaissance of the Ukrainian military, who tried to enter the territory of the Republic in different parts of the contact line. “Increased military activity, open clashes now no. Happen certain provocative forays, the output of razvedgruppa the enemy along the whole line. These reconnaissance destroyed”, — he said.
The destruction of the reconnaissance are not used prohibited weapons — small arms and a grenade launcher, “that is all that is allowed,” said Bacurin.
19 July, Kiev said about seven dead and 14 wounded Ukrainian military in the Donbass per day. Prior to that, about the high number of dead soldiers during the same period in Kyiv reported on may 24 — then such losses were the most significant on the Ukrainian side for the year.