Next year in Ukraine will begin the process of creating a Ministry of veterans Affairs anti-terrorist operation. About this «Ukrainian news» said the Deputy Chairman of the state service of veterans Affairs Vyacheslav Marchenko.
“I think the process will be initiated in the next year. Since all agree that you need veterans agree, according to the profile Ministry, it seems, the “top” also have an understanding of. There are some personnel issues, financial issues, therefore, expected that by the end of next year, will have launched the process of creation of the Ministry. Since the beginning of the 2019 – start“, – he said.
Marchenko noted that the state Ministry will be formed on the American model. In particular, preference for appointment to the office will be given to combatants.
The official suggests that the Ministry will need “three times more“ than the existing civil service Affairs, war veterans and ATO. Since the budget for 2018 means the Ministry of veterans Affairs is not provided, it will earn no earlier than 2019, he added.
The armed conflict in Eastern Ukraine began in April 2014. Fighting underway between the Armed forces of Ukraine and Pro-Russian rebels who control part of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
According to the beginning of October 2017, the status of the participant of military actions in Ukraine received 316,6 thousand.
A proposal to create a Ministry of veterans Affairs the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko made in July of this year.
In 2018 year, Ukraine will begin to create a Ministry of veterans Affairs ATO Deputy head of the state service of veterans Affairs 15.12.2017