Ukrainian forces capture militant in Donbas – report

15:05, 05 April 2019
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REUTERS

It is noted that around 01:00 overnight Friday, the enemy reconnaissance group made an attempt to penetrate defense lines into the rear of the JF positions in Donetsk direction.

"During a short battle, the enemy retreated, while our soldiers captured a militant of the Russian occupation forces," the statement reads.

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The captive is a private with the 100th Separate Motorized Rifle Brigade (military unit 08826), whose full name has not yet been disclosed.

 According to the headquarters, security officials are now interrogating the detainee.

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