In Volgograd, reported the first dead female soldier in Ukraine

Anastasia Savitskaya was born in Adygea and began her contract service at the age of 18, writes Volgograd Online

Anastasia Savitskaya (in the photograph)

During the special operation in Ukraine, a resident of Volgograd, corporal Anastasia Savitskaya, was killed, corporal, corporal Alexander Strukov, chairman of the city council of veterans, told RBC.

“This is the first female soldier who died during the SVO. Today at 11:00 they said goodbye to her in the hall of farewells on Zemlyachki Street, they buried her at the Zarechensky cemetery, & mdash; he said.

«Volgograd online» writes that Savitskaya was born in Maykop in Adygea. Her acquaintances told the publication that she dreamed of serving in the army since childhood. Savitskaya signed a contract at the age of 18, first served in the railway troops in Volgograd, then in Nevinnomyssk. According to acquaintances of the deceased, participation in the special operation was her choice.

Russia has been conducting a special operation in Ukraine since February 24th. Its goals, President Vladimir Putin called the protection of the population of Donbass and ensuring the security of Russia. The Ministry of Defense stated that the main task of the operation— “complete liberation of Donbass”. In early July, the head of the department, Sergei Shoigu, reported to Putin about the liberation of the Lugansk People’s Republic.

the Ministry of Defense reported twice about Russian losses: March 2 and 25. According to the latest data from the ministry, 1,351 servicemen were killed during the operation and another 3,825 were wounded. Also, information about the dead military personnel is periodically reported by the authorities of the Russian regions.

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