Greetings of Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksiy Danilov on the occasion of the Day of the Air Assault Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine
Valorous warriors-paratroopers! I sincerely congratulate you on your professional holiday!
The Day of the Air Assault Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine is a tribute to your patriotism, heroism, professionalism, combat proficiency, willpower, and adamant spirit.
You are always the first! You are always at the forefront, ready to defend the Homeland, uphold state sovereignty and independence at the cost of your own life. Ukrainians feel proud of their legendary paratroopers while under your reliable protection and care.
We will never forget your dedicated service in the fight against the enemy who has encroached on our state, liberty, and dignity. We will never forget those who died in this war. We bow our heads low in memory of the heroes.