As part of a working trip to the de-occupied part of the Kherson region, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy presented state awards to the servicemen who distinguished themselves during the liberation of Kherson and the region.
The Head of State emphasized that the liberation of territories is not easy for Ukraine. This is due to the colossal efforts of Ukrainian defenders.
"The enemy does not give us anything just like that. We are paying a very high price in this war. Freedom costs us the lives and health of our best people," the President said.
He thanked the warriors for their courage and selflessness in defending Ukraine.
"Congratulations on the liberation of Kherson. I wish health to you, your families, children. And let’s move on towards victory! Glory to Ukraine!" said the Head of State.