“The Ukrainian troops left for Ukraine at 1.30 a.m. Moscow time on
Friday, Aug. 1. A plane was sent for them to Rostov-on-Don,” Malayev told
One serviceman had been taken from the Gukovo hospital and the other
three had arrived from Taganrog, he said. The troops were taken to the
Rostov region with serious wounds and received medical assistance in the
Rostov region, he said.
According to earlier reports, the first 18 wounded Ukrainian troops
who received treatment in the Rostov region were taken from
Rostov-on-Don to Ukraine on July 24. The troops were accompanied to
Ukraine by three relatives.