Poroshenko will present the award to the battalion commander of 72 brigade, who was killed in the ATO area

Порошенко представит к награде комбата 72-й бригады, погибшего в зоне АТО

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko ordered the preparation of award documents for the deceased yesterday in a zone of carrying out anti-terrorist operation commander of the 3rd battalion of the 72nd separate mechanized brigade of Andrey Zhuk, call “Mowgli”. This was reported in Facebook of the guarantor.

“When I received a message about a sabotage group of the enemy, which came from Kupyansk – “Mowgli” personally led the operation to identify her and joined her in the fight. Instructed to prepare the award documents for Andrew”, – said the President.

The 72nd separate Guards mechanized Krasnograd-Kiev team – regular unit of the Armed forces of Ukraine (Bila Tserkva, Kyiv region), involved in the ATO with 8 Mar 2014.

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