On June 4, 2019, Rear Admiral (Retired) Tokariev Ivan Yakovych went away in eternity.
When Ukraine gained its independence, Ivan Yakovych was actively involved in establishment of military intelligence of Ukraine sparing no effort and using his life and professional experience.
Thanks to his efforts an efficient system of information-and-analytical units of the Defence Intelligence of Ukraine were formed in a short period, which began performing major task – information support of top management of Ukraine.
DIU workforce express sincere condolences to the relatives of the deceased. May blessed memory of him remains in our hearts forever.