President Volodymyr Zelenskyy ordered to recall the national contingent and national personnel participating in international peace and security operations to Ukraine for participating in defending the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the state.
This is stated in Presidential Order No. 114 of March 7.
To date, Ukraine takes part in the following UN peacekeeping operations:
- Kosovo—2 persons of permanent contingent;
- Sudan—6 persons;
- South Sudan—4 persons;
- Cyprus—1 person;
- Mali—5 persons.
Thus, no more than 20 people will return to Ukraine. Therefore, the Presidential Order has mainly political and moral meaning, and not military one.
Recall that on February 24 at 04:50 Russian President Vladimir Putin actually declared war on Ukraine, and Russian troops began to invade the territory of our country. follows the situation and regularly informs about the most important events.