Ukraine reports 1 WIA in past 24 hours

16:17, 06 January 2017
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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.

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"One Ukrainian soldier was wounded in action (WIA) near the village of Novozvanivka in Luhansk region," Defense Ministry speaker for Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) issues Oleksandr Motuzianyk said at a briefing in Kyiv on Friday, January 6.

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