According to official data of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine, since the beginning of the antiterrorist operation killed 2145 Ukrainian military, of which 691 soldier was drafted during partial mobilization. It is stated in the reply of the Ministry of defence on the request of the website “Access to truth”.
It is noted that as at 21 November 2016 2145 servicemen died non-combat losses are 487 (dead) servicemen, injured 7091 soldier of the Armed forces of Ukraine (AFU).
Among the victims were soldiers APU – 335 1807 officers and soldiers and sergeants.
As reported previously 14 Oct 2016 President Petro Poroshenko during the solemn actions on the occasion of the day of defender of Ukraine reported that the 2533 thousand soldiers died defending Ukraine from the Russian aggressor.
We will remind, for the last day in the area of ATO was wounded 5 soldiers, no one was killed.
The date of the official beginning of the ATO is considered to be April 7, 2014, when acting President of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov announced a military operation against separatists who had seized several administrative buildings in Donetsk, Kharkiv and Luhansk.