As of today, the status has been already granted to 69,788 ATO participants, Censor.NET reports citing the Ukrainian Defense Ministry press service.
Also, this week, the Defense Ministry has prepared and sent to the Presidential Administration submissions for 95 state decorations to be awarded to Ukrainian servicemen - ATO participants.
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