Ukraine Celebrates the Day of the Tank
The Ministry of Defense acknowledged the importance of Ukrainian tanks in the war in Donbas
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Lieutenant General Ruslan Homchak of the Ukrainian Armed Forces expressed his congratulations to the courage and professionalism of Ukrainian tank operators as well as the developers and manufacturers of the modern Ukrainian tanks currently used by the military.
“Proof of this is the successful participation of tank crews of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in combat with the Russian aggressor in the east of our country. The Ukrainian ‘steel knights’ show superb examples of heroism, courage and sacrifice and a large number of enemy combat vehicles destroyed and hundreds of lives saved in the battles for Savur-Mohyla, Pisky, Donetsk airport Debaltseve and other towns of Donbas,” Homchak said in his congratulatory statement.
He also expressed gratitude to all the veterans of tank forces, soldiers and employees of the domestic tank building industry for their selfless duty and loyalty to Ukraine.