LUGANSK, November 24. /TASS/. The Ukrainian military suffered over 80 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 Thursday.
"During the last 24 hours, the enemy sustained heavy losses among personnel and military hardware as a result of active offensive operations by LPR people’s militia forces. They eliminated as many as 85 personnel, two tanks, five armored personnel carriers, three artillery systems and 17 special motor vehicles," the press office of the LPR people’s militia quoted the spokesman as saying on its Telegram channel.
In the past day, LPR field engineers de-mined over four hectares, clearing away explosives planted by the Ukrainian military in the areas of the settlements of Petrovskoye and Bondarevo, the spokesman said.