Militants based in occupied Oleksandrivka village fired at the Marinka checkpoint yesterday at 8 p.m. One border guard received shrapnel wounds as a result of the attack. The victim was provided with fist aid treatment. Subsequently, the border guard was taken to a hospital. There is no threat to his life.
Moreover, the militants heavily fired at Stanytsia Luhanska checkpoint at 3 a.m. No casualties are reported among Ukrainian soldiers. The ATO forces didn't fire back.
Earlier, it was reported that June has been characterized by intense fighting in the conflict area in eastern Ukraine, resulting in the highest number of civilian casualties in a month since August 2015.