Four Ukrainian soldiers killed, 14 wounded in Donbas in last day

15:00, 20 August 2015

Four Ukrainian soldiers were killed and another 14 were wounded in the Donbas conflict zone in the last 24 hours, presidential administration spokesman for Anti-Terrorist Operation issues, Colonel Oleksandr Motuzianyk said at a briefing on Thursday, according to an UNIAN correspondent.


"In the last day, we lost four Ukrainian soldiers, and another 14 were injured as a result of military clashes," Motuzianyk said.

As UNIAN reported earlier, the combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 67 times overnight, using banned artillery systems twice, mortars 15 times, multiple rocket launchers once, and rocket-propelled grenade launchers and small arms 65 times.

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