Ukrainian security forces inflicted an airstrike on the positions of the militia near the airport Lugansk
Representatives of the press service noted that the militia "no victims".
Information about the air strike was confirmed by the press service of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, said RIA "News". According to the agency, as a result of the airstrike, two were destroyed tank and the BM-21 Grad militia multiple launch rocket system.
“All the aircraft involved in the operation successfully completed the task and returned to certain areas. There are no losses among the Ukrainian servicemen, ”the Defense Ministry’s press service notes.
In addition, the speaker of the information center of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, Andrei Lysenko, said that on July 9 militiamen had fired at one of the checkpoints of the Ukrainian security forces near Lugansk from mortars. As a result of the shelling two soldiers were killed. The journalist of the Inter TV channel Roman Bochkala was also seriously injured.
“The journalist was taken by helicopter to the Kharkov military hospital, where they provided the necessary assistance. Now his condition is satisfactory, we hope that soon he will delight us with new bright scenes from the scene in a combat conflict zone, ”Lysenko said.
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