193 National Guard officers died in since the beginning ATO in Donbas. This was reported by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in his speech on the occasion of the 3rd anniversary of the National Guard on air of 112 Ukraine TV channel.
“1 175 of soldiers received high state rewards. 193 officer died defending Ukraine,” he said.
The Day of National Guard of Ukraine is marked on March 26, according to the Presidential decree.
Earlier it was reported that National Police and National Guard are on heightened alert regime of service from 14 November. Such innovations concern the Russian plan to destabilize situation in Ukraine. During 15-25 November streets in Kyiv may be closed, and also may be limited movement in connection with mass gatherings.