Ukraine reports 1 WIA in past 24 hours

14:38, 03 November 2016
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One Ukrainian soldier was wounded in fighting in eastern Ukraine in the past 24 hours, according to a Ukrainian defense ministry spokesman.

Photo from UNIAN

"One Ukrainian soldier was wounded in action (WIA) near the town of Avdiyivka as a result of enemy shelling," Defense Ministry speaker for Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) issues Oleksandr Motuzianyk said at a briefing in Kyiv on Thursday, November 3.

As UNIAN reported earlier, combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 47 times in the past 24 hours.

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