: Ukrainian soldiers receive awards in Zaporizhya
News16:27 Mar. 30, 2016

Ukrainian soldiers receive awards in Zaporizhya

Volunteers and Army troops are acknowledged for their service in Donetsk region 

Dozens of Ukrainian soldiers got certificates of war zone participants in Zaporizhia, in south-eastern Ukraine.

Fifteen of them were granted Ukrainian state awards. All these soldiers guarded the hottest points in Donetsk region, including Avdiyivka, Pisky, Horlivka, and Donetsk airport.

Read also Militants continue to use banned weapons, hot spot near Avdiyivka

The recognised Ukrainian defenders say are happy to receive the awards, but those that died at the front deserve recognition as well.

Watch also 'People's Hero' Awards handed out in Chernivtsi, Ukraine

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