The press service of State Border Service informs this.
Yesterday at 03.00 pm in Luhansk oblast there was an armed clash of Ukrainian militants with Russian sabotage and reconnaissance group.
Border guards, servicemen of Security Service, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Ukrainian Armed Forces conducted reconnaissance and search activity in order to detect saboteurs. In course of hostility Ukrainian militants inflicted defeat to the enemy and forced him to retreat.
One serviceman of Ukrainian Armed Forces was wounded in course of hostility. Border patrol of armored ‘cougar’ used by cover group arrived to evacuate him. However, during the evacuation the vehicle hit an unknown explosive device and was damaged. The armor saved life to the wounded serviceman and border guards who received only minor injuries.
Previously we have reported that Donetsk airport is a convenient position to begin liberation of Donetsk.