Donetsk, Apr 13 - DAN. Three DPR service members were killed, 17 injured over the past day, DPR Defence's deputy chief of staff Eduard Basurin said.
"We are saddened to report that the defenders of the DPR independence were killed on duty," he said.
Basurin added that 17 other service members had been injured.
He expressed his condolences to the families of the deceased.
The enemy incurred heavy losses: 85 nationalists have been killed, a tank, two 122 mm artillery systems, two armoured vehicles and three trucks have been destroyed.
In the morning, the DPR said that 1,026 Ukrainian marines have surrendered. *ot