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Today, Perished Ukrainian Heroes are Commemorated at the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine

June 27, 2019
Hero of Ukraine Maksym Shapoval is among them
Today, Perished Ukrainian Heroes are Commemorated at the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine

Today, a daily ceremony of the commemoration of the servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, who were killed as a result of the Russian armed aggression in the east of Ukraine this day at different years, has been held at the Hall of Remembrance of Defenders of Ukraine at the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine.

The representatives of leadership of the Defence Ministry, the Defence Intelligence of Ukraine, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Acting Minister of Health Uliana Suprun, servicemen of Kyiv garrison and cadets of the Kyiv Military Lyceum named after Ivan Bohun took part in commemorative event.

Today, on June 27, the Remembrance Bell has been donging six times…

Today, Perished Ukrainian Heroes are Commemorated at the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine

This day in 2017, as a result of a bold terrorist attack, planned by Russian special services, the head of the Special Reserve of the Defence Intelligence of Ukraine Maksym Shapoval perished. He was posthumously promoted to the rank of Major General and was awarded with title of Hero of Ukraine.

The attendees did the honor to the memory of the Ukrainian defenders, who at the cost of own lives fought for freedom and independence of our state against insidious Russian occupants, with minute of silence and laid flowers to the Stela.

This day, the events on commemoration the courageous intelligence officer has been held at the Defence Intelligence of Ukraine, in particular, the representatives of the intelligence agency and combat sworn brothers of perished intelligence officer took part in funeral service for General Shapoval and attended burial place.