Two Ukrainian trucks blow up triggering friendly mines, three killed

May 12, 2021 21:20 // Updated: May 12, 2021 21:20

Donetsk, May 12 – DAN. Two trucks of the Ukrainian army blew up after triggering landmines north of Mariupol, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin.

“We have been repeatedly reporting random mining that is the main reason behind Ukrainian non-combat losses. Yesterday was not an exception.”

Both incidents took place north of Mariupol. A Gas-66 carrying personnel triggered a land mine outside Granitnoye, three service members were killed, five injured.

Another vehicle, ZIL-type truck, was delivering ammunition to the 93rd brigade as an explosive device went off injuring two service members: sergeant Topalo and private Osinyi.*ot

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