Russian undeclared aggression against Ukraine showed that we have a lot of patriots. They are glorious descendants of Ukrainian Cossacks, the veterans of the Second World War, and they are inspired by the courage of the older generation, are ready for protection their country. Series of programmes of Mykolaiv TV radio company “Memory is sacred” dedicated to their heroic deeds. The hero of one of the issues is Captain 1st Rank Yurii Olefirenko.
Yurii Borysovych Olefirenko is an intelligence officer of exceptional fortune who came through the difficult but glorious way in Special Forces – from the soldier to the commander of military unit of Special Forces of the Navy of Ukraine.
On January 16, 2015, Captain 1st Rank Olefirenko was killed during performing the combat task in ATO area.
Film is available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2R3OREqtPQ.