For all the time of the confrontation in the Donbass about 90% of the victims were civilians, said authorized authorized Donetsk national Republic in the contact group, Vice-speaker of the people's Council of the Republic Denis Pushilin.
"For us it is important that victims who brought the Donbass, and this, at least, 7 thousand People, 90% of them civilians, were not in vain ", - quotes its words "Donetsk news Agency" referring to the press service Pushilin." We have no right now to get up", he added. Since mid-April last year, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine "special operation" To suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. The military actively used heavy machinery and military aircraft and helicopters. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6 thousand People. According to the UN on 3 February, the start of the conflict in the East of Ukraine lost their lives for over 5, 3 thousand, 12 thousand People were injured health. Experts believe that the actual number of victims is much higher than such a " conservative estimate ".