In hospitals is 91 fighter ATO, 12 treated abroad

Medical support of the Armed forces of Ukraine this year will be allocated about UAH 353 million, a third more compared to last year. This was stated by the official representative of the defense Ministry Colonel Dmitry Gutsulyak at a briefing on Friday, January 20, UKRINFORM reported.

«This year the medical support of the Armed forces of Ukraine will allocate almost UAH 353 mln. — more than a third more than last year,» said Gutsulyak.

According to him, these funds 205 million will be spent on the purchase of medicines and 93 million UAH — on the purchase of equipment.

The spokesman reminded that last year in the medical support of the army allocated $ 258 million, of which nearly 230 million spent on procurement of medicines and medical equipment.

In addition, he added, since the beginning of ATO in military medical institutions and units of the armed forces has received charity aid totaling about 420 million UAH in the form of medications etc.

Gutsulyak also said that now on treatment in medical institutions of the Ministry of defense is 91, the soldier, wounded during the ATO.

He added that 12 soldiers are being treated abroad, including four in Hungary, three in Germany, two in USA and Italy and one in Latvia. In addition, 28 participants of the ATO — in the sanatorium-resort establishments of the armed forces.

Recall, December 2, 2016, the President appointed a Commissioner for the rehabilitation of wounded participants of the ATO.

In hospitals is 91 fighter ATO, 12 treated abroad 20.01.2017

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