Three Ukrainian soldiers wounded in Donbas conflict zone in last day
No Ukrainian soldiers were killed but three were injured in the Donbas conflict zone over the last 24 hours, presidential administration speaker for ATO issues Andriy Lysenko said at a briefing in Kyiv on Wednesday, according to an UNIAN correspondent.
"Over the last day, we haven’t lost any Ukrainian soldiers, but three were injured as a result of military clashes," Lysenko said.
As UNIAN reported earlier, on June 1, no Ukrainian soldiers were killed but eight were injured in the Donbas conflict zone.
At dawn on Wednesday the Russian-backed militants launched a major assault on the village of Marinka, which is about 10 kilometers west of the southwestern edge of the city of Donetsk.
According to some reports, 25 Ukrainian soldiers have been wounded in the attack, which was still going on as of 1630 on Wednesday.