Six Ukrainian soldiers wounded in Donbas in last day

14:37, 24 March 2016
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No Ukrainian soldiers were killed but six were wounded in the Donbas conflict zone over the last 24 hours, head of the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) headquarters, Colonel Oleksandr Motuzianyk said at a briefing on Thursday, according to an UNIAN correspondent.

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"Over the last day, we haven't lost any Ukrainian soldiers, but six were injured as a result of military clashes. Four soldiers were wounded in the militant-held town of Avdiyivka, while another two were injured in a booby-trap blast in the village of Stanytsia Luhanska," Motuzianyk said.

As UNIAN reported earlier, the combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 53 times in the past 24 hours, including 48 times in the Donetsk sector.

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