President of Ukraine

President will take part in a farewell ceremony for the CEO of Pivdenne Design Office in Dnipro

25 November 2020 - 15:01

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy will take part in the farewell ceremony for CEO of Pivdenne Design Office Oleksandr Degtyarev, which will take place on November 26 in Dnipro.

The Head of State expressed sincere condolences to the relatives and friends of the deceased.

The President also expressed condolences to the family and friends of private first class Vyacheslav Minkin who was killed by the bullet of an enemy sniper in the area of the Joint Forces Operation in Donbas.

"This week has brought very tragic news. Yesterday, due to complications caused by COVID-19, Oleksandr Degtyarev, CEO of Pivdenne Design Office, passed away. And in the evening an enemy sniper in Donbas seriously wounded our warrior, 31-year-old Vyacheslav Minkin. Unfortunately, it was not possible to save him. I express sincere condolences to the families who have suffered irreparable losses," Volodymyr Zelenskyy noted.