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 At least 2,500 civilians including 242 children died in Donbas since war started, - Ministry of Defense

At least 2.5 thousand civilians have died in the hostilities in Donbas and another 10 thousand were injured, said the head of the Ukraine Defense Ministry's environmental security and demining department Maksym Komisarov.

Censor.NET reports citing Interfax-Ukraine.

"As reported, at least 2.5 thousand civilians have died in the conflict. 2.4 of them were adults and, unfortunately, 242 were children," Komisarov said on Friday.

At least ten thousand civilians, including about two thousand, children were injured, he added.

About 30-35 percent of injuries and deaths were due to mines, shells, and explosives.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n3109473