Low medical supply to frontline Ukrainian troops causes shortage of antivirus drugs

January 08, 2018 15:44

Shortages of medical supply to Ukrainian units has been revealed by the DPR intelligence, said DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin.

“All units seek help with charities and volunteers asking mainly for hemostatic agents and antiviral drugs which are desperately needed in frontline areas.”

According to intelligence, every second Ukrainian soldier in the conflict zone is sick. “Sanitary losses of troops due to acute respiratory viral infections have risen by 2.5 times,” Basurin said. *ot