LUGANSK, October 10. /TASS/. The Ukrainian military suffered about 50 casualties in clashes with forces of the Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR) in the past day, Spokesman for the LPR People’s Militia Ivan Filiponenko reported on Monday.
"In the past 24 hours, the enemy sustained heavy losses among manpower and military hardware as a result of active offensive operations by the LPR people’s militia forces. They destroyed up to 50 personnel, two tanks, three long-term fire emplacements, five armored personnel carriers and nine 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 eight hectares of land from explosives in the area of the settlements of Volkodayevo and Mikhailovka in the republic’s Novoaidar district, Filiponenko reported.