State and departmental awards were granted to the Fleet scouts
According to the Presidential Decree, four Fleet scouts were awarded state awards of Ukraine – the Order “For Courage”, III degree, “For military service to Ukraine” Medal and “To the Homeland Defender” Medal – for personal courage and heroism, showed in the protection of state sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.
Moreover, according to the Order of the Minister of Defense of Ukraine, 15 scouts were awarded by the decorations of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine – Medal "For military valor", “Medal of Honor” and Medal "For exemplary service" – for personal courage and heroism, showed in the course of the anti-terrorist operation, loyalty to the military oath and high professionalism.
Presenting the awards, Rear Admiral Ihor Tymchuk thanked the warriors for their diligent service, courage and bravery. He also noted that they are role models for the personnel of the national Navy.