Two Ukrainian serviceman killed, 26 wounded in past 24 hours: Ukrainian military

Reuters News
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Posted: May 08, 2015 6:02 AM

KIEV (Reuters) - Two Ukrainian servicemen were killed and 26 wounded in separatist eastern territories over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on Friday.

Violence has fallen significantly since a peace accord was signed in February, but both government troops and pro-Russian rebels accuse the other side of violations and casualties are reported almost daily.

(Reporting by Natalia Zinets; Writing by Alessandra Prentice; editing by John Stonestreet)