Mother of the deceased boy learned that he had fought against Ukraine only after his death (video)
Olga Garbuzenko, the mother of 19-year-old pro-Russian militant, was reported the death of her son, when in Slovyansk of Donetsk Region were fierce fighting. That her son went to occupied Slovyansk the family learned already from this message about his death. Olga remembers that after the beginning of the armed conflict in Ukrainian Donbass, her son said that he was going to Moscow for earnings – to work in the building area. Hereinafter, there was a message about his death. For about three years the mother of the deceased could not find where her son was buried. On this occasion, Yaroslav Zhylkin, Head of "Black Tulip" Humanitarian Mission, said, "The deceased is the deceased. He is not an enemy any more, no matter from what side he fought. Our goal is to help mothers and wives to return the remains, to identify the body so they could bury their close people and cope with their grief". Since September 2016, "Black Tulip" Mission has not had access to the uncontrolled by Ukraine territories to conduct search works on the bodies of the victims.