Dear employees and veterans of the Defence Intelligence of Ukraine!
For twenty three years, the workforce of the Defence Intelligence of Ukraine has already accomplished their military and service duty. Today, at the time of severe trials for our country, intelligence officers fulfill the assigned tasks; courageously protect the historical right of Ukraine for liberty, democracy, and european choice.
In conditions of Russia’s aggression against Ukraine, it is impossible to overestimate the importance of work of the Defence Intelligence of Ukraine, every employee in the sphere of protection of national security and defence. You obtain intelligence information at the risk for your life, conduct special countering measures, bringing closer our victory and peace.
Today, many intelligence officers have participated in anti-terrorist operation. But some of them, unfortunately, didn’t come back alive after performing combat tasks, some of them were wounded. Honour, respect, and glory to Heroes!
I am confident, your patriotism, responsibility, professionalism and selfless work will allow overcoming new threats and challenges.
I sincerely congratulate you on professional holiday – the Day of Military Intelligence of Ukraine!
I wish you good health, professional skills, firmness, and fortitude while performing the intelligence tasks.
Glory to our Heroes!
Glory to Ukraine!
Secretary of the National Security and Defence Council,
the Head of Joint Intelligence Committee under the President of Ukraine