During the withdrawal of the military from Debaltsevo died 13 Ukrainian security forces, said the press service of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine.
"Unfortunately, During relocation... We lost 13 soldiers, 157 received injuries of varying severity. A large number of our troops aimed at security forces medical institutions, which now receives quality medical care, "quotes a letter RIA" Novosti ". Before the Ministry of defense of Ukraine assured that the militia captured 90 of the Ukrainian military district Debaltsevo. Chapter DND Alexander Zakharchenko said that the militia DND finished "cleaning" Debaltsevo, noting that surrounded the Ukrainian Military has lost in total 3-3, 5 thousand People killed. Remember, on Wednesday Debaltsevo was entirely under the supervision departments of the militia of the Donetsk national Republic. Before that, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said on the completion of the withdrawal of security forces from Debaltsevo. He also said that the Ukrainian military units after departure from Debaltsevo ranked defense in the new frontiers. In addition, the Manager was awarded the title of Hero of Ukraine to the brigade commander, the soldiers which left Debaltsevo.