Kommersant Reports Names of Two Russian Soldiers Allegedly Killed in Crimean Border Clashes

August 18, 2016
Sign saying "Sivash Bay" in Ukrainian on the lake shore. Photo by Ksenia Smirnov

LIVE UPDATES: Citing sources “close to the investigation,” Kommersant has reported further information from a criminal case opened up in connection with the deaths of FSB officer Roman Kamenev and an Airborne Troops contract soldier Semyon Sychev, thus revealing the names of the soldiers killed.

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