Yesterday morning terrorist fighters shelled checkpoint of National Guard near the village of Zolote in Luhansk oblast.
Press service of National Guards informs this.
On soldier of the National Guard died as the result of shelling, 2 more got wounded.
‘Senior officer of combat and special training group of Vinnyntsya military unit of the National Guard major Oleksandr [Alexander] Kaplinsky died in town hospital of Lysychansk from shrapnel wound to the head’, – the press service informs.
During the last day Ukrainian Armed Forces lost 6 servicemen, 9 more were wounded when performing their duty in zone of anti-terrorist operation.
Previously we informed that since September when the Minsk agreements had been reached, Russian-terrorists forces had moved forward for 20-30kmand sometimes even 70 km. In addition they plan ceasing at least 6 objects of strategic importance currently controlled by Ukrainian Armed Forces.