As reported by Censor.NET, this was stated by the press service of the Ukrainian Navy.
"Our fellow-in-arms, Seaman Dmytro Zakharov was killed fulfilling the combat mission to protect the independence and territorial integrity of Ukraine in the zone of the anti-terrorist operation conducted in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
"The Ukrainian Naval Forces, relatives and friends of the deceased have suffered an irreparable loss. The generalship and the entire staff of the Ukrainian Navy are deeply saddened by his death and express sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
May the memory of the hero live forever! Heroes never die!" the statement reads.
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