Ukraine military says one servicemen killed, six wounded

Reuters News
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Posted: Apr 13, 2015 6:20 AM

KIEV (Reuters) - One Ukrainian serviceman was killed and six were wounded in the separatist eastern territories in the past 24 hours, Kiev military spokesman Oleksandr Motuzyanyk said in a televised briefing on Monday.

A truce, brokered in the Belarussian capital of Minsk in mid-February, is still technically in force though casualties are reported almost daily.

Ukraine's military and pro-Russian rebels have accused each other of intensifying attacks over the past few days.

(Reporting by Pavel Polityuk; Writing by Alessandra Prentice; editing by John Stonestreet)