August 18, 2014 11:09
DPR militia report elimination of thirty Ukrainian troops
MOSCOW. Aug 18 (Interfax) - The militia of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic have destroyed almost forty units of the Ukrainian army's military equipment in the Donetsk region, the agency Novorossia reported on Sunday.
"As a result of a long and fierce battle near the populated area of Nizhnyaya Krynka, the enemy lost 32 units of military equipment, including six Grad systems. Attempts to take over Ilovaysk have been averted, the enemy lost two tanks, two infantry combat vehicles, one armored vehicle, and thirty troops. Two armored vehicles were destroyed in an artillery attack carried out by the militia at the positions of the Ukrainian army near Saur Mogila," the report says.
The militia of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's Republic have taken over the populated area of Chervony Zhovten, Luhansk region. According to their information, thirty Ukrainian troops have been eliminated.
Interfax currently has no confirmation of this information from other sources.
In the meantime, Andriy Lysenko, spokesman for the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council, told a briefing in Kyiv on Saturday that three troops had been killed and 13 had been wounded in the fighting in southeastern Ukraine.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at email@example.com)
September 23, 2017
Trump wants to find common ground with Russia, but Moscow must change its behavior - U.S. special envoy for Ukraine
First charter flight arrives from Japan to Kurils
All 41 protestors detained in Moscow face administrative charges - Other Russia party
Limonov detained at unauthorized rally in Moscow to appear in court on Oct 3
Govt intends to grant concessionary loans to foreign buyers of Russian cars - Manturov
Budget to replace Rosneftegaz in funding of Il-114 from 2019 - Putin
Putin brings up defense industry diversification at meeting with Oreshkin, Manturov
Oreshkin expects rise in Russian mortgage lending by end of 2017
Putin, economic development minister discuss record harvests in agriculture
Manturov forecasts 10% rise in car industry by end of 2017
Russia not thinking yet of refusing from participation in PyeongChang Olympics over situation around DPRK - ROC chief
Russian economy embarks on steady growth trajectory, Putin tells Oreshkin, Manturov
Russian GDP rose by 2.3% in August - Oreshkin
RUSSIA'S GDP GROWTH IN AUGUST STANDS AT 2.3% - ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT MINISTER