For the first 2 days of December, 300 Russian soldiers were killed in the attacks on the Donetsk airport alone, activists of the Russia-based “Cargo 200 from Ukraine to Russia” NGO say, TCH reports Dec. 3. [‘Cargo 200’ is code name for a dead soldier, ‘cargo 300’ for a wounded one – Ed.].
“Total losses of the Russian army at the Donetsk airport stand at 299 killed and 190 wounded, of these 96 seriously wounded,” NGO’s head Elena Vasilieva said.
According to the NGO, the total losses of the Russian army since the beginning of the war in Donbas are 4,672 killed, 970 wounded and 2,560 missing in action.