Ukraine says seven soldiers killed in clashes in rebel east

Ukraine says seven soldiers killed in clashes in rebel eastSeven Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in just three days in renewed fighting with pro-Russian rebels in the east of the country, the military said Monday. Four soldiers were killed on Saturday, two Sunday and one on Monday, bringing the death toll to 14 since the beginning of June. “The escalation began two to three weeks ago, the enemy is sending heavy weapons to frontline positions which is a violation of the peace agreements,” military spokesman Andriy Lysenko told journalists.



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