Two Ukrainian soldiers have died in the zone of Joint Forces Operation as a result of militant shelling for the day of May 17. This is stated in the report of press center of the JFO headquarters.
It is noted that over the past day and night on May 17, illegal armed formations opened fire in the Donbas 66 times, including shelling from "Grad". As a result, two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and four others were injured.
In turn, the JFO fighters used the tactics of "active defence", having eliminated five militants and wounded eight.