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Three ATO troops wounded last day

No fatalities among soldiers.

Three Ukrainian soldiers were wounded, no fatalities over the past day in the zone of the antiterrorist operation in Donbass.

the spokesman of the Presidential Administration on ATO Andriy Lysenko told a press briefing on 20 September.

He said that the two soldiers were wounded by a blast of a wire trap while the third received a firearm wound.

"All this happened in the area of Avdiyivka. The state of their health is satisfactory, the latter even refused hospitalization," said Lysenko.

Over the past day, the Russia backed separatists 22 times fired at the positions of ATO forces. The attacks were mostly provocative.

Ukrainian military did not return fire.

Also, a brief skirmish with a saboteur group of the Russian occupation forces took place in the are of Popasna, Luhansk region.