Poroshenko awarded the liberators of the Slavic

President Petro Poroshenko noted the high state awards to servicemen who took part in the operation to liberate Slavyansk.

About it reports a press-service of the head of state.

In particular, the order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky awarded five Ukrainian soldiers, the order “For courage” – 7 fighters and two were awarded the medal “For military service to Ukraine”.

Among the awarded the order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky chief of staff – first Deputy commander of the mechanized battalion 24th mechanized brigade captain Sergei Tretiak. 4 Jun 2014 in the course of taking control of Semyonovka, near Slavyansk, he skillfully directed the fighting vehicles of the platoon, which gave the opportunity to provide fire support Ukrainian soldiers and destroy the enemy.

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In addition, the order “For courage” was awarded the senior soldier Michael Verticalscope – gunner 24 separate mechanized brigade, which, being in the tower of one of BMP-2, aimed fire from the gun destroyed mortar calculation of the enemy, and secured the successful release of the settlement.

Meanwhile, the medal “For military service to Ukraine” awarded the commander of the helicopter link helicopter squadron 16th separate brigade of army aviation of the Land forces of the armed forces major Artem Sinitsyn. 19 APR 2014 during a reconnaissance mission to detect enemy checkpoints and release from the helicopter over the Slavic Patriotic leaflets, the helicopter, the crew of which includes Sinitsyn was fired, but thanks to the skillful actions of the soldier, the loss of personnel was not.

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We will remind, Poroshenko said 75 military APU high awards. The soldiers were awarded for personal courage shown during the defense of national sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, selfless performance of military duty.

Among the awardees is 49 wounded soldiers, 26 military award posthumously.

Most were injured by the fall of 2016 and winter of 2017 in the area of Avdeevka, Svetlodarsk arc, on the Mariupol direction.

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