September 23rd, 2015
thousand Ukrainian soldiers have died since the war began in Donbass.”
“Since the beginning of military operations in the
Donbas the losses among the servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine amount to
1915 people”, – said the Chief of the Personnel Department of the Ukrainian General
Staff Igor Voronchenko.
“Since the beginning of the ATO and the occupation
of Crimea, our losses are 1915 people, including combat losses – 1757. Sanitary losses – 7053
people, including combat losses – 5747 people”, Voronenko said at a briefing in
Kiev on Monday.
He added that to date 271 military personnel are considered
missing in action, 76 soldiers are believed to be held in captivity.