Solemn funeral – June 25, 2014

On June 14, 2014 pro-Russian rebels have shot down a military transport plane in Luhansk (eastern Ukraine), killing all 49 Ukrainian service personnel on board. The Il-76 transport plane crashed after coming under anti-aircraft fire over Luhansk. Nine flight crew and 40 troops were killed. There were 6 soldiers from Krivoy Rog. On June 25 a solemn funeral took place. A ceremony for 5 soldiers was at the city centre near “Victory” monument. Relatives of 6th soldier didn’t want to attend the formal ceremony so funeral was performed at his home faraway district.

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