Situation in Donbas: one Ukrainian soldier killed, 7 – wounded


Over the past day, as a result of shelling by illegal armed groups, one Ukrainian soldier was killed, 5 were wounded, and another one received combat injuries in Donbas. On July 14, another Ukrainian soldier was also wounded. This was reported by the press service of the headquarters of the Joint Forces operation, UA informs.

As of July 13, 13 ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of the Joint Forces operation. The illegal armed groups fired from various types of weapons, including anti-tank grenade launchers, 120 mm & 82 mm mortars, and 152 mm artillery. As a result, one soldier of the Joint Forces was killed. Five more soldiers were also wounded, one received combat injuries. All soldiers were taken to hospital.

“The state of health of one of the wounded is serious” – the JFO headquarters said.

In response to the shelling, the Ukrainian military opened fire in return. As for July 14, one ceasefire violation was recorded. The illegal armed groups opened fire from large-caliber machine guns and small arms. As a result of the shelling, one soldier was wounded. After providing medical assistance, the soldier was transported to a medical institution, his condition is satisfactory.

Also, one Ukrainian soldier was killed in the JFO area on July 8, another one was wounded.

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