More than 40 Ukrainian security forces lost their lives, about 100 injured body in the process of fighting in the southern part of line of contact in the past 10 days, said the head of the Ministry of defence DND Vladimir Kononov.
"since eleven Oct much higher (loss): More than 40 terrorists killed, up to 100 – injured. Also destroyed 3 enemy infantry fighting vehicles and one car with ammunition ", – quotes RIA "news" Kononov.
remember, before the Commissioner of the Ministry of defence DND Eduard Bacurin denied the preparation of the self-proclaimed Republic to attack at positions of Ukrainian security forces under Mariupol. On the last working day of the week, the Secretary of the Council of national security and defence (NSDC) of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov said that the epicenter of active hostilities in the area of combat operations shifted to the Mariupol direction. 21 September in Minsk signed a framework decision of the Contact group on Ukraine about breeding forces in the Donbass. However, the Ukrainian Military in a number of areas did not want to withdraw troops and equipment.