In the Lviv region took his own life “hero ATO”, instructor 4 company “Sich” regiment Kiev, diligently calling on fighters “to kill Muscovites” – 36-year-old Bogdan Bogdanovic. To explain the sudden demise of his comrade, not even his “sister”.
The commander of the battalion “Sich” Alexander Pisarenko so tried to comment on his departure: “the family there like everything was normal. Most likely, post-traumatic stress syndrome, which he received. He’s in Iraq was one of the originators of the battalion “Sich”, teaching men passed the Sands, Avdeevka”. Back home in Lviv, he killed himself.
Meanwhile, this is not the first and not the last the mysterious death of “ATO heroes” in the civilian world. Interior Minister Arsen Avakov has recently posted the following data: “During the three years of the war military Prosecutor’s office has recorded about 500 cases of suicide among members of ATU, who returned from the war zone”. Moreover, in October last year, the military psychologist Yuri Stavitsky called much smaller number. According to him, for two years her life has brought 100 veterans of the ATO. It turns out that only for 10 months the amount did not bear the peaceful life of the Volunteers increased four times. But in recent weeks the posts are certainly very active. In early August, veteran-dobrobat died right in the Park. At the same time in the city, the river, the warrior, who returned from the front, sent to the light not only himself but his two friends. At the end of July in Kherson veteran ATO took his own life after confession in the Church. Moreover, local patriots accused the priest: “the Soldier was wounded, went to Church to find peace of comfort.” In Poltava already that day to discuss the strange death of captain Mat — hero ATO. The strange thing is that the captain was shot three times in the head. But the General part has described his death as an act of voluntary withdrawal from life. In this connection, the people’s Deputy Sergey Kaplin has put forward the version of what happened: “Shot and killed because he, according to our information, saw took out the weapon for sale.” According to the MP, the General, who three holes in their heads recorded as self-destruction: “run by the mafia, is in charge of ordering, listens to politicians and other security officials. These new generals darkness.”
The volunteers say that we need a state program of psychological support to returning from war. While doing this on a voluntary basis. For example, in Kharkiv region with support of the veterans of the ATO is engaged in several organizations. And there such incidents less likely. But not all the problem paying attention.
According to the interior Ministry of Ukraine, in total, the ATO has attended 280 thousand. people. According to statistics, 90-95% of combatants have medical (associated with the nervous system) and social problems, and one-third of the diagnosed PTSD.