Poroshenko: In the fighting was attended by 300 thousand Ukrainians

Порошенко: В боях участвовали 300 тысяч украинцев

Poroshenko said the number of Ukrainians with the status of UBD

The status of combatants received the Ukrainians who took part in the defense of the country from Russian aggression.

In Ukraine, more than 300 thousand people received the status of combatants. On Friday, October 13, said the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko during a military ceremony on the occasion of the day of defender of Ukraine, RBC-Ukraine online reports.

“Now in the vanguard of the struggle of Ukrainian people for independence are the soldiers of the Armed forces of Ukraine and other military formations. More than 300 thousand Ukrainian soldiers have been war and honored as directly involved in the fighting, the participants of defense of Ukraine from agressors Russia, received the status of combatants”, – said Poroshenko.

We will remind, as of end of June the status of the participant of hostilities in Ukraine received almost 206 thousand people.