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Vehicles carrying service members meet with an accident: 13 dead and 21 others wounded
A KrAZ truck and a Bohdan bus collided in the ATO area in eastern Ukraine killing 12 service members and injuring another 21, the Ukrainian Interior Ministry said.
The collision happened on Monday in bad weather conditions during a rotation of volunteers and contract servicemen of the Ukrainian National.
The injured servicemen were taken to hospital in Artemivsk. They were treated there and evacuated to a number of hospitals in Kharkiv and other cities.
"A special commission is working on the site of the traffic accident," the ministry said.
According to Hromadske.tv, another serviceman died of injuries in early hours on Tuesday, therefore, the death toll has grown to 13.
It said the road accident happened near the village of Minkivka, Donetsk region. Kharkiv volunteers reported the admission of eleven soldiers at the local hospital.
Russia's tanks show up in Kuybyshev district of Donetsk
Russian tanks have been observed in Kuybyshev district of Donetsk and near the Putyliv junction, according to information provided by the Information Resistance Group and published by Dmytro Tymchuk in his Facebook on Tuesday.
He also noted that gunmen used tank divisions in the past 24 hours near the settlement of Pisky, where they were attempting to trigger large-scale armed clashes firing at positions of Ukrainian forces.
UNO: 4.7 thousand people died in the east of Ukraine
Over 4.7 thousand people have died and more than 10 thousand have been wounded since April 2014 as a result of ongoing hostilities in the east of Ukraine,
UNO posted in Twitter.
Apart from that, according to UNO, the number of internally displaced people has exceeded 610 thousand.
"594 thousand citizens have fled to neighbouring countries, mainly to the RF," it says in Twitter
One soldier wounded in artillery attacks in the past 24 hours in the ATO area
One soldier was wounded in artillery attacks in the past 24 hours, a spokesman for the Ukrainian National Security and Defence Council, Andriy Lysenko, said at a briefing.
According to him one service member was wounded by a rebel sniper near the village of Nikishyno, Shakhtarsk district.
As it has been reported, a traffic accident happened earlier on the Kyiv-Dovzhanskiy highway resulting in 13 servicemen dead and 21 others injured.