"The enemy's confirmed battle and non-battle casualties last week included 16 killed and 22 wounded occupiers," Ukrainian Defense Ministry speaker for Anti-Terrorist Operation issues Andriy Lysenko said at a briefing in Kyiv on Monday, November 7.
"These were casualties of all enemy units [deployed in eastern Ukraine] – these are three so-called 'regiments' and three 'brigades,' which fight against our troops in all the 'hot spots' at the front line," he said.
Read alsoATO HQ: Militants shell Shyrokyne from cannon artillery"The enemy also faces serious trouble with non-combat losses. In particular, chief of the engineering service of the so-called 2nd Corps of the Russian occupation troops, Oleg Zharikov, has committed suicide. Private soldier Grishin has accidentally been shot by his 'mates,'" Lysenko added.