Eleven Ukrainian soldiers die in clashes with separatists

(AGI) Kiev, July 16 - Eleven Ukrainian soldiers have beenkilled by pro-Russia separatists in the past 24 hours inUkraine's embattled southeast region, National Security andDefence Council spokesman Andrei Lysenko said on Wednesday. TheUkrainian army has lost 269 people in the southeasternUkrainian Donetsk and Luhansk regions since Kiev startedmilitary operations to regain control over the breakawayregions. Clashes near the border have resumed with Ukraineaccusing Russia of involvement in the cross border supply ofweapons to the separatist rebels. . .

(AGI) Kiev, July 16 - Eleven Ukrainian soldiers have beenkilled by pro-Russia separatists in the past 24 hours inUkraine's embattled southeast region, National Security andDefence Council spokesman Andrei Lysenko said on Wednesday. TheUkrainian army has lost 269 people in the southeasternUkrainian Donetsk and Luhansk regions since Kiev startedmilitary operations to regain control over the breakawayregions. Clashes near the border have resumed with Ukraineaccusing Russia of involvement in the cross border supply ofweapons to the separatist rebels. . .