Ukraine updates data on Donbas casualties in last day
The press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation Headquarters has released an updated report on the situation in Donbas as of 16:00 July 20, 2017.
On July 19, four troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine were killed in action. One defender was shot by an enemy sniper, another three soldiers were blown up in a mine explosion. Three military servicemen were wounded in action.
"On July 20, 2017, as the enemy intensified its combat activity, including a massive shelling of the AFU positions, four Ukrainian servicemen were killed, One was taken prisoner, while seven of our defenders were wounded," the Headquarters wrote.
Read alsoUkraine army's heaviest casualties in past day: 9 KIA's, 5 WIA's in DonbasThe AFU repelled the attacks, and the enemy suffered significant losses.
As earlier reported by the Ministry of Defense, the Ukrainian army suffered heavy losses in the ATO zone: 9 KIAs and five WIAs.