Three Ukrainian soldiers killed, four wounded on Saturday

23:25, 07 August 2016
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Three Ukrainian soldiers were killed, another four were wounded in fighting in eastern Ukraine on Saturday, August 6, according to a Ukrainian presidential spokesman for Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) issues.

Ukrainian servicemen / Photo from mil.gov.ua

"Three Ukrainian servicemen were killed in action (KIA), and four were wounded in action (WIA) in ongoing fights in the past day," spokesman for ATO issues, Colonel Andriy Lysenko said on Sunday, August 7.

In his words, most of the casualties were near the village of Krymske, where there were three KIA's and two WIA's as a result of an explosion and shelling. What is more, one was wounded near the town of Maryinka and another one near the village of Pavlopil.

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