On December 18, 2019, summarizing the results of activity for a current year was held at “East” Operational Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Deputies commander of troops and heads of departments of operational command gave reports, during which they analyzed state of combat and mobilization preparedness of military units and establishments, summarized the results of combat training in 2019, analyzed organization of troop service, state of military discipline, results of employment of weapons and military equipment, etc.
According to results of activity over 2019, the 74th separate reconnaissance battalion is the best battalion of “East” operational command.
The best servicemen of the operational command were presented with awards, certificates of merit and valuable gifts. Commander of the “East” operational command Major-General Oleksandr Nesterenko personally thanked Serhii Ryzhenko, main doctor of the Dnipro Regional Clinical Hospital named after Mechnikov, for saved lives and health of the Ukrainian warriors in the course of warfare and handed him reward of commander of the operational command.