The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko intends to register today in the Parliament the project of amendments to the Charter of Armed forces of Ukraine to enter the military greeting “Glory to Ukraine!”. This was announced by the representative of the President in the Verkhovna Rada Iryna Lutsenko during meeting of a coordination Board lie, the broadcast led the TV channel “112 Ukraine”.
“Today the President of Ukraine are registered changes in the Charter of the APU to the introduction of new traditions of Ukrainian troops by establishing a new greeting “Glory to Ukraine! – Glory To Heroes!” – said Irina Lutsenko.
She urged deputies to support the initiative.
“With this greeting we have already seen how APU was moving in the parade dedicated to the independence Day. I think this issue is long overdue. This greeting has inspired our fighters for Ukraine’s independence 100 years ago, so we urge you to support it”, – Lutsenko noted.
It should be noted at the moment the law No. 548-XIV of the Statute of the internal service APU provides a greeting “Hello, comrades” and the answer is “Wish (wish) of health.”
We will remind, in February of 2018, the Cabinet registered a bill No. 7549, which involves changes in the Charter of internal service of the APU, in particular, the introduction of a new military greeting “Glory to Ukraine! – To heroes Slava!”. Announcing the initiative of the President on this occasion, defense Minister Stepan Poltorak has called the government bill “raw”.