In Svitlovodsk, Kirovohrad region, the mother of a soldier died after learning about the death of her son.

This was reported by the Svitlovodsk city territorial community.

Valerii Vasylenko was mobilized on March 11, 2022. The 47-year-old master sergeant served as a squad leader of a mortar platoon.

On November 22, 2023, the defender died of acute cardiovascular failure.

Valerii Vasylenko / Photo by Svitlovodsk CTC

"And on November 24, 2023, the heart of mother Anastasia Ivanovna Todosienko stopped, unable to bear the grief for her son," the message says.

The defender was buried in the local cemetery, at the same time as his mother.

Earlier, the Web was touched by a video of a boy running to hug a stand with a photo of his deceased father.

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