In the zone of the antiterrorist operation in Eastern Ukraine over the past day, one soldier of the Armed forces of Ukraine were killed and nine were wounded, said the speaker of the Ministry of defence of the ATO Andrei Lysenko.

“For last days in the fighting Ukrainian military was killed and 9 soldiers were injured “, – said A. Lysenko at a briefing on Sunday in Kiev.

He said that the major losses, namely dead and 8 wounded, APU suffered in Krasnogorovka during a mortar attack. Another soldier was wounded in the shelling of positions of Ukrainian troops near Shirokino.

Earlier on Sunday, the press center of staff ATO on his page in Facebook reported that fighters for the last days of 14 times fired at positions of the Ukrainian military in the Donbass, and as a result of combat action one Ukrainian soldier was killed and 7 were injured.