On Mikhaylovskaya square held a memorial service for the fallen soldiers under Ilovaiskaya

На Михайловской площади прошла панихида по погибшим бойцам под Иловайском

On Mikhaylovskaya square in Kiev held a memorial service for the dead soldiers near Ilovaysk. About it reports TV channel “112 Ukraine”.

Square organized the exhibition, which was dedicated to fighters. The priests began the prayer with a moment of silence. Memories of the dead shared a mother, wife and brothers of the fallen soldiers. Near the walls of the Cathedral also hosts an exhibition of photographs and personal belongings of those killed in the ATO Ukrainian military.

Commemorative events will be held here until the evening.

На Михайловской площади прошла панихида по погибшим бойцам под Иловайском

Recall, August 18, 2014 Ukrainian troops captured most of Ilovaysk. But after the introduction of regular Russian troops on 23-24 August, they were surrounded. 29 August, Russian President Vladimir Putin appealed to the militants with a call to make a humanitarian corridor for withdrawal of Ukrainian troops. August 30 the ATO forces began exiting the city, but the gunmen shot them. The Ministry of defence said that in Ilovaisk killed about 108 of the Ukrainian military, hundreds were wounded and captured. According to confirmed military Prosecutor’s office, in “Ilovaisky boiler” killed 366 military, 429 were wounded.

На Михайловской площади прошла панихида по погибшим бойцам под Иловайском

The General staff reported that the output of the Antiterrorist operation from the “Ilovaisky boiler” was a break out of the encirclement, it was out under guarantees of the Russian Federation (RF).

SBU reported about suspicion to the chief of the General staff Valery Gerasimov and ten military personnel for the events in Ilovaisk. Gerasimov also called the chief ideologist of the invasion of Russia to Ukraine.

Note that Russia denies the presence of its troops in the conflict in Eastern Ukraine.

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