: Two Ukrainian soldiers captured near Horlivka
Society15:59 Apr. 4, 2016

Two Ukrainian soldiers captured near Horlivka

Further details about the incident have yet to be revealed

In eastern Ukraine, Russian-backed separatist forces have captured two Ukrainian soldiers near the city of Horlivka, not far from Donetsk. 

No other details about what happened have been made public. Oleksandr Motuzyanyk, a spokesman for Ukraine's presidential administration, says more information will be published once the safety of other servicemen can been guaranteed.

Read also 'Full ceasefire': 19 Ukrainian servicemen killed, 128 wounded in March

Over 120 Ukrainians are still being held prisoner in occupied areas of eastern Ukraine - some 75-80 of those are military personnel. Meanwhile, three Ukrainian soldiers were injured over a recent 24-hour period.

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