Border guards and the Defense Forces members destroyed two Russian trucks and personnel in Slovyansk direction.
"The border guards and the Defense Forces members detected the movement of Russian equipment on the opposite bank of the Siverskyi Donets River. The service members destroyed two trucks and personnel of the occupiers with anti-tank grenade launchers," the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine posted on Telegram.
At an observation post, the fighters spotted an enemy sabotage and reconnaissance group that was trying to cross the river. The border guards opened fire, after which the enemy retreated with losses, the State Border Guard Service informs.
As reported, the Armed Forces of Ukraine eliminated about 43,400 Russian soldiers from February 24 to August 13.