Since the beginning of the Antiterrorist operation in Donbas, irrecoverable casualties among the soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine amounted to 1915 people. Information was provided by Ihor Voronchenko, head of Personnel Department of the General Staff, "Interfax-Ukraine".
“Since the beginning of the ATO and the occupation of the Crimea, our losses amounted to 1915 people, including 1757 combat. Sanitary losses amounted to 7053 people, 5747 are combat ones,” - he said.
According to Voronchenko, for today, 271 Armed Forces soldiers are considered missing, 76 are held as captives.
To be recalled, according to the UN data, since the start of the conflict in Donbas from mid-April 2014 at least 7, 962 people (including the Ukrainian Armed Forces, civilians, and members of armed groups) have been killed, at least 17,811 have been injured.