29.10.14 15:56

"Heroes Never Die!" 136 Unknown Soldiers Buried in Dnipropetrovsk in Two Months

During September-October, 136 unknown soldiers killed in the ATO area were buried at Krasnopillia cemetery in Dnipropetrovsk.

On Wednesday, a memorial service for 20 soldiers killed in the ATO was held on the square in front of the Dnipropetrovsk Academic Opera and Ballet Theater, Censor.NET reports citing Interfax-Ukraine.

The identity of these soldiers has not been established.

Read also: 71 Bodies of Deceased During ATO Were Identified by DNA Tests - Interior Ministry

The funeral ceremony was attended by hundreds of local residents who came with flowers, government officials, soldiers of volunteer battalions.

Large banner with words "Heroes Never Die" was installed on the theater facade.

The identification of the bodies of soldiers killed in the ATO area and search for their relatives continue. After establishing the identity of the dead, families will be able to rebury them.

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