At the moment, more than 25, 000 women serve in the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Petro Poroshenko, the President of Ukraine claimed this during the delivery of the state orders due to the International Women day as 112 Ukraine broadcasted.
‘There was never such a big number. Probably, the heart of a woman aches in others way and they cannot stand by these processes. The women who are the soldiers are more disciplined, responsible and do extremely thing – the defense of the Ukrainian state’, the president said.
According to him, more than 9, 000 women serve in the military basis of the personnel. 2, 800 women concluded the contract with Ukraine’s Armed Forces in 2017.
Present people honored the memory of all women perished in the fight for the territorial integrity of Ukraine.