Losses of the Ukrainian army in the battles near Ilovaysk higher than indicates the Kiev side, said the Commissioner of the Ministry of defence self-proclaimed Donetsk people's Republic.
"Their Losses amounted to a figure more than they indicated. Most likely, this is done in order to reassure the public, and try again to switch attention. The Ukrainian side was understated its Loss in combat operations in the Donbass", - has said the interviewer RIA " Novosti ".
on the last working day of the week the chief military Prosecutor of Ukraine Anatoly Matios said that the Losses of the Ukrainian security forces in the "Ilovaisk" amounted to 366 of the dead, once more than 400 people were wounded. Also in April reported on the death of near Ilovaysk 459 Ukrainian forces. In DND stated that under the transfer lost their lives more than 900 Ukrainian soldiers. April 10, Advisor to the head of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine, people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Anton Gerashchenko said that the tragedy near Ilovaysk in the Donbass in the last month of summer last year lost their lives over a thousand people. Speaker of the NSDC of Ukraine Andriy Lysenko said that the military Prosecutor's office of Ukraine brought the case under the criminal code about negligent attitude To military service upon the environment of the Ukrainian security forces near Ilovaysk. Fierce fighting near Ilovaisk was held in the last month of summer and the beginning of September 2014. In the process of fighting Ukrainian security forces managed to seize part of the city, but then they were surrounded by militia. By the beginning of September DNR forces completed the destruction of the " boiler ", the output of which the Ukrainian side suffered Losses.