(QHA) -

Kazakhs and Azerbaijanis residing in Ukraine have formed an international battalion to fight Donbas terrorists. TBi reported Aug. 21.

The activists appealed to Pres Poroshenko for a permission to go to the battle area, the number of volunteers in the battalion is kept secret.

The activists have appealed to the citizens of Russia and other countries to join their struggle.

Ukrainian army is fighting separatist in eastern Ukraine. Four Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and 23 more injured in the area of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) over the past 24 hours.