One Ukrainian soldier killed, seven wounded in Donbas in last day

15:17, 20 May 2016
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One Ukrainian soldier was killed and another seven were wounded in the Donbas conflict zone in the last 24 hours, presidential administration spokesman for the Anti-Terrorist Operation Colonel Andriy Lysenko said at a briefing in Kyiv on Friday, according to an UNIAN correspondent.

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"In the last day, we lost one Ukrainian soldier, and another four were injured as a result of careless handling of explosives. It happened in the Kostiantynivskiy district of Donetsk region," Lysenko said.

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