In the course of the visit to I.I. Mechnikov regional clinical hospital of Dnipro, President Petro Poroshenko met with warriors of the Ukrainian Armed Forces who undergo treatment and awarded them. Particularly, the Head of State had a conversation with warriors who took part in hostilities in the area of Avdiivka during the escalation in January-February 2017.
“Your heroic round the clock work on saving lives of warriors is well-known in the entire Ukraine. I personally heard words of gratitude on the frontline. I have never seen such an atmosphere of care and responsibility you are creating to save Ukrainian heroes,” Petro Poroshenko thanked doctors.
President Petro Poroshenko noted that a powerful hospital base was created due to the joint efforts of volunteers, community and government in Dnipro. All this allowed to create proper conditions for the treatment of Ukrainian wounded servicemen.
President Petro Poroshenko thanked residents of Dnipropetrovsk region for the contribution to the protection of Ukraine and its sovereignty, territorial integrity and independence: “Here, in Dnipro, waves of the so-called “Russian spring” have split upon a solid rock of Ukrainian patriotism. Your decisive position didn’t leave any chance for the enemy to implement the so-called “Novorossiya” project”.
In the course of the working trip to Dnipropetrovsk region, President Petro Poroshenko took part in the ceremony of opening the diagnostic outpatient clinic and department of anesthesiology and intensive care for newborns of the public utility “Dnipropetrovsk regional pediatric clinical hospital”.
President Petro Poroshenko signed a Decree that enacts the NSDC decision “On the Information Security Doctrine of Ukraine” and approved the Doctrine. The document comes into force on the date of its publication.
President Petro Poroshenko signed a Decree to establish a delegation of Ukraine for participation in hearings of the UN International Court of Justice regarding Russia’s violation of the International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism and the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination.
In a letter to Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman, President Petro Poroshenko noted that with a view to perpetuate the events of the Revolution of Dignity, honor the feat of the Heroes of Ukraine – Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred and taking into account respective public initiatives, it is necessary to take additional measures in that direction.
According to the President, a priority for this year is the restoration of a reliable air defense system, creation of a powerful missile shield of Ukraine, accumulation of combat potential of aviation, artillery, production of ammunition, development of telecommunication systems, automated systems of command and control and intelligence.