The Patriarch of the UOC-KP will award church medals to military and volunteers
On November 18, Patriarch Filaret in the city of Kropyvnytskyi will meet with the direct participants of the anti-terrorist operation, who will be presented with church medals "For Sacrifice and Love for Ukraine".
More than a hundred Ukrainian defenders (military, volunteers, psychologists and community leaders) will receive special honors from the church.
The 10 awards will be awarded posthumously, and will be given to relatives and loved ones of Heroes who gave their lives for the Motherland:
Andrusenko Dmitry Alexandrovich, Litvinov Ivan Alexandrovich, Khrul Alexander Grigorovich, Sheshenya Vadim Valerievich (died while defending the Donetsk airport) Igor Gorovenko (killed in the village of Starobyoshevich, Mykolay during the execution of Starobyoshev, Serhiyevich Pagan Latyshevo), Andrey Gurichev (killed at the observation post as a result of mortar shelling at a mine of the Yuzhnaya mine), Sergiy Senchev (was mortally wounded near Savur-Mohyla), Slobodyanyuk Roman Ole sandrovych (died in Ilovaisky).
The organizers of the event assure that everyone can come and support Heroes of Ukraine, their relatives. The awarding ceremony will be held at 4.30 pm at the Philharmonic Hall.