In Kiev the procession honored the memory of those killed in the battles for Debaltsevsky base

Sunday, February 18, in the center of Kiev about a hundred people March honored the victims in the battles for Debaltsevsky bridgehead in February 2015. This publication reports Gromadske.

Marchers with flags of Ukraine and posters marched from Kyiv city administration to Sofiyskaya square. This is a traditional annual event in honour of the fallen defenders of debaltseve.“We already third time we are holding this event. As is customary in the military environment, the third shot is quiet, and we hold the event without much publicity. We do this in order to remember about our heroes. Also we will sign the flag and send it to the front,“ – said the head of the Union of veterans of the ATO Igor Skopenko. From 15 January to 18 February 2015, the fighting in the area Debaltsevo killed more than hundreds of Ukrainian military. Now Debaltsevo is under control of fighters of “DNR“. As reported, from the beginning of 2018 in the Donbas killed 21 Ukrainian military.