Zhiznevsky was awarded the title of Hero of Ukraine

Жизневскому присвоили звание Героя Украины

Zhiznevsky was awarded the title of Hero of Ukraine posthumously

Poroshenko signed a decree awarding Mikhail Zhiznevsky posthumously.

President Petro Poroshenko has posthumously awarded the title Hero of Ukraine to Mikhail Zhiznevsky – Belarusians who died during the Revolution Dignity. He also presented the Star of Hero of Ukraine to his parents, Mikhail Petrovich and Nina Vasilievna, the press service of the President.

“He laid down his life for our freedom and yours” – said Petro Poroshenko.

“For us, Michael is not a foreigner to us Michael Ukrainian soul”, – said Poroshenko.

The President has underlined, now the title of Hero of Ukraine has an extremely high status, this award is assigned exclusively for services at the front in the defense of the territorial integrity and independence of the Ukrainian state.

He thanked on behalf of the Ukrainian people, the parents of Mikhail Zhiznevsky during a firm stand and a firm understanding and exposure in such difficult conditions.

Recall that the assignment of foreigners with the title of Hero of Ukraine became possible after the signing of the decree Poroshenko in may.

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