According to the adviser of the President of Ukraine Yury Biryukov, on Wednesday in the Donbas eventually escalated clashes lost his life five Ukrainian military, another 39 were injured health.
"Final combat losses for the last day (midnight to midnight, and serves at 7am): 5 deaths (one of them Marinka - four), 39 wounded," Biryukov wrote on Facebook.
according to him, the fighting subsided, between midnight and 7. 00 were only 3 attacks. First of Biryukov reported three dead and 31 wounded. Before the inhabitants of Mar'inka of Donetsk region said on Thursday morning in the area remains calm. Recall, on Wednesday the official representative of the presidential administration of Ukraine on problems of special operations in the Donbass Andriy Lysenko and the Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk told about the offensive against militia in the area of Mariinka near Donetsk. However, the militia said that the Military were the first to attempt a breakthrough in the area of Marinci. Zam. the force commander of the militia DND Eduard Baturin said that the shelling from the Ukrainian security forces were a cover for transporting tanks. In addition, he did not rule out that the attack in Marinka may be a red herring in front of a large-scale provocations in Luhansk region. Thursday special OSCE monitoring mission in Ukraine has prepared and distributed a report on the latest fighting in the area of Marinka. The document States that, from the evening of Tuesday, SMM watched from his paragraph 14 kilometres from Marinka movement of a large number of heavy weapons DNR. It was noted that on Wednesday night on Wednesday as Authorized security forces and DND confirmed to the SMM that Marinka remains under the control of Kiev.