Zolote checkpoint was closed due to hostilities / Photo from UNIAN

"At about 16:00 on December 26, 2016, two soldiers from a military unit deployed in Luhansk region took the wrong turn near the Zolote checkpoint while returning from hospital by car. They drove into a militant-controlled area," the press center said.

Read alsoJustice ministry: Talks between Savchenko and self-proclaimed republics out of lawThere is no contact with them at the moment. The circumstances of the incident are under investigation.