Coordinator of the All-Ukrainian Volunteer movement" Taras Yeleyko said in an interview to a local publication that many of Ukrainian National Guard soldiers die in the Donbass because of abuse of alcohol, Zvezda TV channel reports.
"Fifty percent die because of alcoholic intoxication: accidents may occur, or they can inadequately assess a situation in battle. Officially, they represent such deaths by negligence as violent killings," Yeleyko said.
Meanwhile, according to the volunteer, there are organizations that continue delivering alcohol to security forces in the area of the punitive operation in eastern Ukraine.
Russia may terminate all kinds of military and military-technical relations with Israel, including the agreement on the exchange of reconnaissance data
The Ilyushin 20 (Il-20) military electronic reconnaissance aircraft of the Russian Air Force with 14 servicemen on board that went off radar screens off the coast of Syria was shot down by Syrian air defense systems over the Mediterranean Sea