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  • Council of Families of Deceased Servicemen within the Ministry for Veterans’ Affairs set up
    Ministry for Veterans Affairs, Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons of Ukraine, posted 18 October 2019 19:38

    Oksana Koliada, Minister for Veterans Affairs, Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons of Ukraine, has signed an order to set up a permanent advisory body titled Council of Families of Deceased Servicemen within the Ministry for Veterans Affairs, Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons.

    Therefore, a permanent communication is established between the Ministry and representatives of the families of the victims, and joint discussion of urgent topics, consultations on certain actions concerning the families of the deceased defenders is ensured.

    Under the order, Iryna Mikhniuk, the wife of the deceased serviceman, Hero of Ukraine, is appointed a chairman of the Council, and she has to choose and propose to the Ministry the members of the Council.

    The decision to establish the Council of Families of Deceased Servicemen was taken at a joint meeting between the families of those who died with the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy, Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk and Minister Oksana Koliada.