Poroshenko has signed the decree about renaming of the airborne forces

Порошенко подписал указ о переименовании ВДВ

The document was signed during working visit Poroshenko in Nikolaev

Now high-mobile landing troops of Ukraine are called Airborne assault forces of the Armed forces.

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed the law on renaming of highly mobile airborne troops in the Airborne assault troops. The document he signed during the celebrations on the occasion of 100 anniversary of the marine corps held in Nikolaev.

“In November last year on Mikhaylovskaya square in Kiev we held a ceremony. Changed the name, logo, and uniforms of your sister fighting paratroopers. Taking this opportunity, I signed the Verkhovna Rada adopted the relevant law. Congratulations to our fighting brothers! This law regulates the title of this glorious armed forces – Airborne troops”, – said the head of state.

Poroshenko stressed that the signing of this law is an important step in the further development of the army of Ukraine.

Previously, the defense Ministry of Ukraine has decided to postpone the date of the professional holiday of paratroopers from August 2 to November 21.


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