Since the beginning of armed conflict in the Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts killed more than 2, 7 thousands of civilians. On Saturday, August 19, said the mission of the International Committee of the red cross in Ukraine.
«As a result of the military conflict in Eastern Ukraine has killed more than 2,700 civilians» – quoted by news Agency UNIAN.
On 7 August, first Deputy head of the Special monitoring mission of the OSCE in Ukraine Alexander hug said that since the beginning of this year in the Donbass were injured or killed more than 340 civilians.
«From 1 January 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 words hug to RIA Novosti.