Donbas death toll rises: Ukraine reports 7 KIA, 14 WIA in 24 hours

16:00, 19 July 2016
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Seven Ukrainian soldiers were killed and another 14 were injured in the Donbas conflict zone over the past 24 hours, according to the Presidential Administration’s spokesman for ATO.

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"Over the past day, seven Ukrainian soldiers were killed and 14 were injured in the fighting," Andriy Lysenko, ATO spokesman for the president’s staff, said at a briefing in Kyiv Tuesday.

Lysenko expressed condolences to the families and friends of the victims.

Read alsoATO report: 78 militant attacks in last 24 hrsEarlier on Tuesday, a volunteer journalist, Yuriy Mysyagin, reported that an infantry fighting vehicle of the Ukrainian forces’ 93rd Brigade exploded on an IED, killing two soldiers.

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