Ukraine reports 1 KIA, 9 WIA in past 24 hours

15:30, 29 August 2016
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One Ukrainian soldier was killed and nine others were wounded in fighting in eastern Ukraine in the past 24 hours, according to a spokesman for the Ukrainian Presidential Administration.

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"There was one killed in action (KIA) and nine wounded in action (WIA)," Andriy Lysenko, administration spokesman for Anti-Terrorist Operation issues, said at a briefing in Kyiv on Monday, a UNIAN correspondent reported.

As UNIAN reported earlier, combined Russian separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 76 times in the past 24 hours – 37 times in the Donetsk sector, 27 times in the Mariupol sector and 12 times in the Luhansk sector.

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