Photo Donbass Battalion – a combat unit that protects Ukraine and its citizens from Putin’s aggression. This subdivision is April 3, 2014 during the beginning separatyskyh movements. Subsequently Donbass joined the National Guard of Ukraine.
The commander of the unit is a major Semenchenko I. Simon. Soldiers of the battalion in defense of Ukraine, and May 15, 2014 released by separatists police station in Great Novosiltsi. May 23 fighters caught in an ambush in the village Karlivka Maryinsky district, having lost 5 soldiers, commanders withdrew his unit to the checkpoint in Krasnoarmiysk.
During the summer fighting Donbass liberated many towns, villages and cities of Donetsk. August 10, 2014 with the participation of soldiers stormed Ilovaiskaya. Commander, Simon Semenchenko injured and was hospitalized. In late August, the men got into the boiler set up regular Russian units.
During the agreed output of the boiler, the Kremlin did not keep sadists words and began to shoot Ukrainian military convoy. In the boiler killed hundreds of fighters and Ukraine were captured soldiers of the battalion. At the end of December 2014 was freed from captivity significant number of soldiers volunteer groups. Photo battalion Donbass – patriotic heroes Ukraine pictures.