Three Ukrainian soldiers were captured, brutally tortured and killed in Svetlodarsk arc - the volunteer 12/23/2016 11:51:25. Total views 1072. Views today — 0.

Three Ukrainian soldiers have died in captivity of the militants in Svetlodarsk arc near Debaltsevo, Donetsk oblast. This was reported by a volunteer and coordinator of the project StopTerror Semen Kabakaev in Facebook.

“The tragic situation is in Svetlodarsk arc. Three of our boys are dead. Two of them were in the field, it is still unknown whether they were taken by the local militants or mercenaries from the Russian Federation. The soldiers were injured, videotaped and handed over to ours, as a proof that the opponent has them, just amend that the opponent is worthy of respect, and these are not. The exchange was failed, the enemy did not want and ours did not find with whom to talk, there was every commander and it was impossible to found the responsible for stopping the fire”, - he wrote.

According to him, Ukrainian prisoners of war were transferred to the occupied Debaltseve. “Being bullied, tortured and finally killed. Brutal photos with tortures and bodies were immediately sent to us as a confirmation that they are “200”. The third soldier is allegedly gone missing. We have filed a request and it turned out that he is held in captivity according to their data, but we did not find any confirmation. The third one turned out to be ours a few hours ago, several shots in the head”, - S.Kabakaev reported.

As previously reported, 5 Ukrainian soldiers were killed as a result of the battle in Svetlodarsk arc on December 18. It was reported that the militants were trying to break the defense of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the specified direction. The head of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov stated that the Ukrainian side turned to the counteroffensive and occupied new positions in Svetlodarsk arc. On December 21 participants of the Trilateral contact group on the settlement of the situation in Donbass confirmed their intention to stop the fire from 00:00 on December 24.