Ukrainian soldier killed, another 2 wounded in enemy shelling near Katerynivka

21:30, 30 April 2017
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A Ukrainian military was killed and two soldiers were wounded as the Ukraine forces’ positions near Katerynivka came under enemy fire Sunday, the ATO headquarters reported on Facebook.

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"According to preliminary information, as a result of the shelling of the positions of one of the mechanized brigades, whose personnel carry out combat missions in the Luhansk direction near Katerynovka, a soldier of the Armed Forces of Ukraine died and two more troops were wounded," the report said.

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The positions of the Ukrainian troops were fired upon from the settlement of Molodizhne, which is temporarily controlled by Russian-backed militants.

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