In a large-scale war against Russia, 501 servicemen of the Ukrainian National Guard were killed, and 1,697 were wounded, Oleksiy Nadtochy – Chief of the Operational Department of the Main Directorate of the National Guard of Ukraine, Report informs.

According to him, the fighters of the National Guard have been involved in the defence of the eastern part of the Donetsk, Slobozhansky, South Bug, and Tavriya regions: “Moreover, other troops of National Guard are guarding the state border with Belarus.”