Death toll of Ukrainian servicemen killed in the Donbas mounted to 1,549 – President of Ukraine

The total of 1,549 soldiers were killed in the east of Ukraine as of today.

This was stated by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in an interview with the First National TV channel Monday evening, Censor.NET reports.

"The total of 1,549 servicemen were killed [in the Donbas war - ed.] as of today, including 1,232 soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The Interior Ministry lost 99 servicemen, the National Guard - 132, the State Border Guard Service - 63, the Security Service of Ukraine - seven officers, and the State Emergency Service - 16," Poroshenko said.

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Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n327831