As reported by Censor.NET, this was said by spokesperson for the ATO Staff press center Leonid Matiukhin on air of 112 Ukraine TV channel.
"A clash took place in the vicinity of Kruta Balka village. Our troops suffered losses as a result," he said providing no additional information on casualties.
The illegal armed groups have committed 13 attacks in the Donbas since the beginning of the day.
"Pavlopil, Hnutove and Vodiane in Mariupol direction came under grenade launchers and small arms fire. The enemy sniper also committed attacks in the vicinity of Hnutove.
"The same types of weapons were employed against Ukrainian troops near Luhanske, Troitske, Avdiivka and Kruta Balka in Donetsk direction. The militants have not used heavy weapons so far," Matiukhin said.
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