The shelling of positions of forces ATO near the settlement Popasnaya (Lugansk region) from 120-mm mortars, heavy shrapnel injured and later died serviceman of Armed forces of Ukraine, the press center of staff ATO.

“The wounded soldier was rushed to Popasnyansky city hospital, but to save his life, doctors failed,” – said the press center of the ATO headquarters, published on the Facebook page Wednesday night.

The headquarters of the special operations emphasize that the situation in the ATO area remains tense. “During the day in different directions recorded use of the enemy’s heavy weapons: artillery, 122mm mortars 120-mm and 82 mm,” – said in information .