LUGANSK, October 11. /TASS/. The Ukrainian military suffered over 40 casualties in battles with forces of the Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR) in the past day, Spokesman for the LPR People’s Militia Ivan Filiponenko reported on Tuesday.
"In the past day, the enemy suffered heavy losses in manpower and military equipment as a result of active offensive operations by LPR people’s militia forces. They eliminated up to 45 personnel, five armored personnel carriers, three artillery systems, two unmanned aerial vehicles and 15 special motor vehicles," the press office of the LPR people’s militia quoted the spokesman as saying on its Telegram channel.
In the past 24 hours, LPR field engineers cleared over 10 hectares of land from explosives planted by the Ukrainian military in the areas of the settlements of Vesyoloye and Yevsug, the spokesman said.