In the conflict zone of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions since the beginning of the year was injured or killed more than 340 civilians. This was stated by first Deputy head of the Special monitoring mission of the OSCE in Ukraine Alexander hug during a briefing held in Lugansk on Monday, August 7th.
«Since January 1 to present, the mission recorded 341 victim (killed and wounded – ed.) among the civilian population, this number is 37% more compared with the number of people affected over the same period last year», – quotes the hug to RIA Novosti.
According to the Deputy head of SMM OSCE, only last month, observers recorded seven injured civilians in Luhansk region.