The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko signed a decree on awarding the state prizes of Ukraine soldier involved in special operations in the Donets basin, informs the press service of the presidential administration of Ukraine.
"By the decree of 14 March? 144 state awards note 158 soldiers military power of Ukraine, employees of the interior Ministry and the state service for emergency situations (SSES). 95 soldiers were awarded posthumously, according to the report.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat in the region. According to the summary data of the United Nations, victims of the conflict began more than 6 thousand people.
The resolution of the Ukrainian fall under negotiation in different formats, for example, during meetings of the contact group in Minsk with the mediation of the Russian Federation and the OSCE.
dialogues " channel four ", held on 12 February, took place against a background of a sharp aggravation of the situation in the Donbass, instigated by the Ukrainian law enforcers who, having increased strength, began to storm the position of the militia. According to the results of the meeting of the leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany adopted a package of measures involving, for example, a cease-fire in the Donbass with fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of a security zone.