That same day two years ago the National Guard of Ukraine was established, Censor.NET reports.
On March 13, 2014, the Verkhovna Rada adopted the Law "On the National Guard of Ukraine". Thus, the National Guard was reestablished and Internal Troops were disbanded.
On March 18, 2015, the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko declared March 26 the Day of the National Guard.
According to the press service of the National Guard, celebrations were held on the eve of the holiday in all military units of the Army.
Positions near Avdiivka, Opytne, Pisky, Luhanske, and Troitske struck with mortars and grenade launchers, - ATO press center