Ukrainian marine killed in Donbas

Fedir Balakhchi, a Ukrainian marine and a senior seaman, has been killed in the area of the Joint Forces Operation in Donbas.

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"The command, the entire personnel of the Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine are deeply mourning and express their sincere condolences to the relatives and friends of the deceased," the Ukrainian Navy's press center said.

As UNIAN reported earlier, Russia's hybrid military forces mounted 46 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas in the past 24 hours, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as killed in action and another three as wounded in action.