July 9, 2014
During the last day fighters attacked the positions of ATO forces 6 times. 3 soldiers were killed, 4 injured
According to UNIAN correspondent this was informed by Spokesman of Informational Centre of the National Security Council Andriy Lysenko during a briefing.
‘During the last 24 hours fighters committed 6 shellings of checkpoints and positions of sub-units of Ukrainian Armed Forces near the settlements of Lugansk, Diyakove, Vesela Gora, Lysyche, Marynivka, Shchastya’, – he mentioned. ‘As the result of battles 3 soldiers were killed, 4 injured. Among the death ones in the Head of Staff of the 5-th battalion of Territorial Defence, who was killed by snipers bullet’, – Lysenko informed.
As UNIAN informed earlier on July 8 the National Guard and members of ‘Azov’ battalion gained full control over the coast of Azov Sea.