Greetings of Secretary of the NSDC of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov on the occasion of the Day of the Security Service of Ukraine
I sincerely congratulate on the holiday those patriots and professionals who today defend the country in the ranks of the Security Service of Ukraine and veterans of the Service!
The personnel of the SSU faithfully serves Ukraine, stands in defense of its sovereignty and constitutional order, security and peace of the citizens, protects the economic, scientific-technical and defense potential of the state. From the first days of the war, the Service's representatives, together with the military, the National Guard, defended our country at the frontline, carried out dangerous and effective special operations in the enemy rear. Eternal memory and honor to the SSU servicemen, who gave their lives, protecting Ukraine!
Revived, strong and professional Service, which effectively meets the modern challenges, protects the country from external and internal enemies, commands respect among the special services of the leading countries of the world. Thanks to the diligent and selfless accomplishment of your constitutional duty, hundreds of enemy agents and subverters have been frustrated, terrorist attacks prevented, and dangerous and insidious internal enemies have been exposed. Without exaggeration, the calm and peaceful life of our citizens depends on your hard, non-public and professional work!
I wish you good health, inexhaustible energy, victory over the enemy, successful fulfillment of all tasks!
May God save you and your families and our native Ukraine.
Glory to Ukraine! Glory to the Heroes!