Two Aidar Battalion fighters killed in Donbas conflict zone

09:58, 27 May 2015
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A fighter of the Aidar Battalion was killed on May 22 while on a combat mission, and another member of the battalion was killed on May 26, the press service of the battalion reported on its Facebook page on Tuesday.

UNIAN

"On May 22, 2015 a fighter of the second Afghan assault company of our battalion, a resident of the town of Shastya, Oleksiy Hashchenko, born in 1965, was killed while on a combat mission," the report says.

It is reported that the soldier has been buried in the town of Starobilsk in Luhansk region.

"Today we’ve suffered another loss – a fighter of the second Afghan assault company, Yevhen Marchuk, born in 1988, from the city of Kryviy Rih of Dnipropetrovsk region, was also killed," the report reads.

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