9 Ukrainian Soldiers KIA, 5 WIA, 1 Captured in Battle; 1 Separatist Fighter Killed; 5 UA Soldiers Injured in Training

July 20, 2017
Ukrainian soldier Sergiy Gladkiy, age 22, a jr. sergeant of the 128th Separate Mountain Infantry Brigade from Zakarpattia, killed by a Russia-backed fighter's sniper bullet on July 20, 2017 at the front line. Photo by 112.ua

Ukraine Day 1249: LIVE UPDATES BELOW. Today was a particularly bloody day in the war in Ukraine: 9 soldiers were KIA, 5 WIA, 1 captured, and 8 injured in a training accident. One separatist fighter was killed and 3 civilians were reported wounded in Donetsk.

Yesterday’s coverage of the Ukraine conflict can be found here.

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