The press service of the Battalion writes this on Facebook, Censor.NET informs. It is reported that the troopers of the Donbas Battalion came out of the battle near Ilovaisk as of 10.00 pm. "The soldiers of the Donbas Battalion have left the battle near Ilovaisk. Battalion commander Semen Semenchenko was wounded in the morning. He has multiple shrapnel wounds but he was evacuated from the battlefield quickly. The commander is currently in the hospital. Surgical operation was successful. The treatment will last for about two or three weeks. There was heavy and fierce battle all day long causing a large number of injured among Donbas Battalion soldiers. The number of wounded is specified.
We should also announce with great sadness that four Heroes were killed by the terrorists. We express our sincere condolences to the families and friends of the victims. We shall stand this tragic loss together. The entire Ukraine mourns for them. Those that were deceased in this Holy day shall rest in peace and may the memory of them live forever. Glory to Ukraine and its Heroes!"