In Chernihiv almost a thousand comers joined the flash mob #22PushUpChallenge

5 Feb flashmob 22PushUpChallenge was held in Chernigov on the entrance to the city with the participation of almost 1 thousand people — participants of the ATO, military, students, athletes and other residents of the regional center, reports UKRINFORM.

«Now we are here about a thousand people with children. Here are the participants of hostilities, military personnel, Academy cadets, students, students, heads of regional administration, city Council and other citizens of our glorious city of Chernigov,» he announced before push-UPS, one of the organizers of the event.

Also before the flash mob, participants honored the memory of the fallen soldiers in the town with a moment of silence.

The event was consecrated by the Archbishop of Chernihiv and Nizhyn of the UOC (KP) the Age.

Previously, the flashmob was supported by the Secretary of the NSDC, the chief of the General staff, the generals of the national guard, the mayor of Kyiv and the Dnipro.

The purpose of the flash mob #22PushUpChallenge to pay attention to social and psychological problems of veterans returning to civilian life.

To remove push-UPS on camera and upload videos to social networks began in the United States to draw attention to the problems of veterans returning home after the war with post-traumatic stress disorder. It is noted that, according to the statistics, every day 22 of them commit suicide.

We will remind, 2016, the number of dead Ukrainian military during the fighting exceeded combat losses. 63 soldier committed suicide.




In Chernihiv almost a thousand comers joined the flash mob #22PushUpChallenge 06.02.2017

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