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 Dnipropetrovsk morgues received 759 Ukrainian soldiers' bodies. 212 still remain unidentified

Since the beginning of the ATO the morgues of the Regional Forensic Bureau of the Dnipropetrovsk region have received 759 bodies, including the remains of dead servicemen from the Armed Forces of Ukraine, law enforcement officers, and volunteer fighters.

373 bodies of soldiers killed in the ATO area (Debaltseve, Pisky, Donetsk airport) were received starting from the beginning of 2015, Censor.NET reports citing the press service of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional State Administration.

Today bodies of two soldiers killed in Debaltseve were brought to the morgue. "Of the total 759 bodies brought to Dnipropetrovsk, 433 were visually identified and handed over to the relatives. 112 victims were identified after DNA examination; their bodies were handed to relatives in different regions of Ukraine (Dnipropetrovsk, Vinnytsia, Mykolayiv, Chernivtsi, Lutsk , Kirovohrad, Lviv, Zhytomyr, Ivano-Frankivsk, Chernihiv, Poltava, Rivne, Kyiv, etc.). At present, 212 bodies remain unidentified," the report reads.

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A special group of the Armed Forces of Ukraine performs daily work on the evacuation of the bodies of the Ukrainian soldiers from Debaltseve. The basis for forensic research is Dnipropetrovsk. Most bodies are brought there for identification.

 
 
 
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