It should be noted that Andrew Peters, 28, died on February 16. He fought on the side of the Armed Forces of Ukraine as part of the international legion.
In 2014, Peters served in Afghanistan.
The family is working with the US embassy in kyiv to bring the remains of the mercenary home, according to the report.
Earlier, The New York Times published images of the destruction of the American mercenary Pete Reed, who fought on the side of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and was liquidated in early February. The article said that the car, next to which the American was, was hit by a rocket.
The Investigative Committee reported that the Ukrainian side is trying by all means to hide the identity of foreigners: in order to complicate the identification of the bodies of the killed mercenaries, representatives of the Armed Forces of Ukraine cut off their hands and heads .
The Turkish edition Hurseda Haber wrote that the irreparable losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on January 14 amounted to 157 thousand mobilized and regular servicemen, as well as more than eight thousand foreign mercenaries.