President Petro Poroshenko has awarded the citizens who have made a significant personal contribution to the development of the Ukrainian independent state.


Poroshenko has awarded participants of the national liberation dvijeniya it it is reported in the Decree "About rewarding with the state awards of Ukraine" №321/2017, according to mediaUA with reference to the press service of the President.
For active participation in the national liberation movement, Patriotic education of youth the order "For merits" II degree awarded the participant of the national liberation movement Michael Stus, the order "For merits" of III degree - two more participants of the national liberation movement Ivan dzhodzhik and Basil Efimchuk.

Order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky II degree was awarded to the Chairman of public organization "Brotherhood of the UPA Bukovina" Svyatoslav Melnychuk, and the order of Princess Olga of III degree - the member of Lutsk city organization of the brotherhood of veterans of the OUN-UPA Anastasia grabowska.