Some 120 Ukrainian soldiers killed in Donbas year to date

12:42, 03 July 2017
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Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze says 120 Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in Donbas since the beginning of the year, according to an UNIAN correspondent.

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"Unfortunately, since the beginning of 2017, we have got 120 dead soldiers, almost 900 wounded soldiers, 47 dead civilians and more than 100 wounded civilians during this period, during this year when we all have been seeking a ceasefire along the demarcation line again and again," she said during the 95th Seminar of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly within the framework of the Rose-Roth Initiative in Kyiv.

Read alsoOSCE: 47 civilians killed, 222 injured in Donbas year to dateEarlier, the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine reported that 52 people had been killed and another 285 had been injured since the start of the year.

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