Day 713: 2 Ukrainian Soldiers Killed, 5 Wounded; 2 Civilians Killed This Weekend in Donbass

January 31, 2016
Bullet holes in the wall of the Marinka entry/exit checkpoint maintained by the Ukrainian Armed Forces, reported to have been fired by Russian-backed militants on January 28, 2016. Photo by ATO.

Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and five wounded and 2 civilians were killed as well this weekend in the Donbass, according to officials and news reports.

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

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