One of Kirovohrad streets will be named after intelligence officer who fell in the East of Ukraine

January 27, 2015
Street will rename in honour of Captain Navy Yurii Olefirenko

On January 16, 2015, the commander of military reconnaissance unit of the Navy of Ukraine Captain Navy Yurii Olefirenko was killed in battle, having covered his combat sworn brothers by his body.

Yurii Borysovych the most part of his life gave to the Special Forces. During the course of his service, he also served in military unit situated in the street which will be named after his name.

Decision on renaming of Mykhailo Frunze Street in honour of fallen intelligence officer was made in session of Kirovohrad City Council.