Poltorak awarded volunteers with medals ‘For Saving Life’. PHOTOS

Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak awarded volunteers with state medals ‘For Saving Life.’

Censor.NET reports citing Poltorak's Facebook.

"Today I fulfilled the order of President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and awarded Ukrainian volunteers with 'For Saving Life' state medals. I want to thank these brave and sincere people for their hard work," the head of the Defense Ministry wrote.

"Since the early days of the Russian aggression, Ukrainian volunteers have been next to our soldiers. They risked their lives and health helping Ukrainian army. I am sure that volunteers will always be together with the army in difficult times for the country," Poltorak wrote.

Read more: Poroshenko greeted volunteers on International Volunteer Day: "I am certain together we will build thriving Ukraine"

The medal was established on May 20, 2008 by presidential decree No.461.

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Images courtesy of Stepan PoltorakИсточник: https://censor.net.ua/en/p419821