Poroshenko awarded the Afghan soldiers state awards
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on the occasion of the 28th anniversary of withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan was awarded the Afghan soldiers of the state awards.
The corresponding decree of 15 February published on the website of the President.
In particular, the order “For merits” of II degree was awarded to combatants in Afghanistan – people’s Deputy of Ukraine Dmytro Andrievsky, the Deputy Chairman of the Union of veterans of Afghanistan in Kiev Shevchenko district “Mission” Dmitry Ivanov.
In addition, several dozens of Afghan soldiers received the order “For merits” III degree, “For courage” III degrees, the order of Danylo Halytsky and the medal “For military service to Ukraine” .