: Ukrainians gather in Maidan to remember fallen soldiers
Society16:11 Jun. 13, 2016

Ukrainians gather in Maidan to remember fallen soldiers

Six volunteer fighters killed near Avdiivka over the weekend

A vigil for the six recently killed Ukrainian soldiers took place this Sunday in Kyiv.

Nearly two hundred people gathered at the Maidan to pay their respects to the fallen fighters.

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All of the dead soldiers were volunteers thus not serving in the regular Armed Forces of Ukraine.

However, members of the public still saw it fit to organise a remembrance action for those who gave up their lives for the safety of others.

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