The area of the ATO



For the last day none of Ukrainian military in the East of Ukraine was killed, one was injured.

One Ukrainian serviceman got wounds in a zone of carrying out anti-terrorist operation in Donbas on Wednesday, April 19, confirmed the speaker of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine on ATO Col.

“For the last day none of Ukrainian military was killed in the ATO zone, one is wounded”, – said Alexander Motuzyanik at a briefing on Thursday in Kiev.

According to him, in Lugansk direction the enemy once fired s. Crimean Novoaydarsky area with machine guns.

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On Donetsk the direction fighters heavy weapons are not used. One provocation was recorded in Lugansk, Verhnetoretskom, Avdeevka, two provocations in Kamenka. In all cases, the illegal armed groups used small arms and grenade launchers .

On the Mariupol direction for the day recorded 12 provocations. In particular, mortar fire from the enemy was Marinka, the remaining cases of violation of ceasefire regime occurred in the area of Pavlopol, Shirokino.