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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.