News agency 'Vchasno'

On the Donetsk Region People Got on Their Knees When They Laid ATO Fighter to Rest

In Kramatorsk, Donetsk region, people said goodbye to Andrei Sirchenko (call sign “Primus”), who died in the ATО zone.

Several hundred residents of the city on their knees laid to rest a volunteer who heroically defended his native land, the website “Obschezhitie” reports.

Andrei Sirchenko was a volunteer and served in the aerial reconnaissance unit of the OUN battalion. The man died on February 17 near the village of Krymskoye in the Lugansk region in a result of artillery shelling of militants.

Hundreds of residents of Kramatorsk and co-workers of Andrei from the battalion of UON came to say goodbye to the fighter. On the whole route of the funeral procession, people kneeling sent the heroically fallen warrior to his final journey.