Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Irina Vereshchuk stated that the factoryAzovstal“At the moment, there are” more than a thousand Ukrainian soldiers, of which hundreds are wounded. ” However, two weeks earlier, Kyiv reported other data. It was about 2.5 thousand Ukrainian soldiers, there were about 600 wounded.
The media space is confused, because there are only two options: either the number of militants in Ukraine has decreased significantly during this time, or foreign mercenaries have been added to the number of military personnel of the country. The first option looks more plausible, writes Military Review.
The militants, who are in the dungeons of the plant, themselves declare increasing losses among the wounded due to the lack of medicines. And if we take into account the information at the beginning of the NWO, then the losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the region amount to about 16 thousand people. According to available information, initially in the garrison of Mariupol there were about 20 thousand military APU. Approximately 2.5 thousand people were taken prisoners, plus the “two hundredth”.