Three Ukrainian soldiers die in non-battle incident in Donbas

10:49, 20 November 2017
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Three Ukrainian servicemen have died in a non-battle incident that has happened in a military unit performing tasks in the Donetsk sector of the Anti-Terrorist Operation zone, according to the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation Headquarters.

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"Three servicemen were killed on November 19. According to preliminary information, this happened as a result of careless handling of stove equipment. The causes and details of the incident are being clarified. Investigators from the military service of law and order and members of the military prosecutor's office are working on the scene," the report says.

Read alsoUkraine reports 1 WIA, 26 enemy attacks on Nov 19In addition, the headquarters stressed that a criminal case had been opened on the fact of the incident. The investigation is underway.

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