Mikhail Sergeyevich Tolstykh was born on July 19, 1980, and died on February 8, 2017.
He better known by his callsign Givi (Ги́ви).
He was a commander of the pro-Russian Somalia Battalion in the War in Donbass.
While he was working early in his Donetsk office, Tolstykh was killed by an explosion said to be caused by the RPO-A Shmel rocket launcher fired from an unknown distance.
Mikhail Tolstykh passed away at 36 years old.