The DNR killed the commander of the battalion «Tag» Oleg Mamiev

© Brigade «Tag»the unit Commander Tag Oleg service. Archival photoThe DNR killed the commander of the battalion «Tag» Oleg Mamiev© Brigade «Tag»

The self-proclaimed Donetsk people’s Republic killed the commander of the battalion «Tag» Oleg service with the call sign «mom». About this on his page in social network «Vkontakte» said the movement «Union of volunteers of Donbass», a member of the Board of which was for service.

«Today, the mother did not. He died as a hero at his post of duty,» — said in the message.

For service in the Donbass came shortly after the coup in Kiev. He fought in the division «Vostok» participated in many combat operations.

Joining the brigade «Fifteen», the service soon became its commander. This unit, as noted, had served on one of the most dangerous areas on the outskirts of Donetsk.

The service was awarded the highest award of the DNI.

Earlier in the Donbass killed such famous commanders as Arsen Pavlov (Motorola), Mikhail Tolstykh («Givi»), Alexander Bednov («Batman»), Alexey Mozgovoy, Yevgeny Ishchenko («Baby»), Pavel Dremov («dad»).

The conflict in the Donbass

The Ukrainian authorities in April 2014 began a military operation against the breakaway LC and the DNI, which declared independence after a coup in Kiev in February. According to the latest UN victims of the conflict began more than 10 thousand people.

The settlement of the situation under discussion, including during meetings in Minsk the contact group, which from September 2014 adopted three documents regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict. However, after the armistice agreements between the conflicting parties continue shooting.