‘Serviceman from the 31st separate repair battalion, the resident of Podilsk Vitalii Troianovskyi died in the Joint Forces Operation zone in the east of Ukraine. The representative of the headquarters specified that the death of Troianovskyi is not connected with the combat actions,’ reads the message.
While the JFO HQ reported that no one from the personnel died over the last two days.
In September, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko claimed that 2900 Ukrainian servicemen died in Donbas from the beginning of the hostilities.
At the same time, as of the beginning of March 2018, non-combat losses in the ranks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine exceeded 900 people.