In Ukraine, instead of “Hello” soldiers will say “Glory to Ukraine” : In the World : Vladim

News 7 February, 2018

In the near future the Ukrainian military can stop desiring their commanders health. The military leadership of Ukraine assured that the greeting a senior officer: “Glory to Ukraine!” the soldier must answer “glory to Heroes”.


The bill moves directly to the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine. The government proposes to change the traditional military salute and approval of this initiative is high enough. Initiated by the Prime Minister-the Minister Vladimir Groysman.

«The greeting of the chief or senior military rank of “Glory to Ukraine” all military personnel who are in the ranks or outside of it, must answer “glory to Heroes”. The same thing happens when the chief says goodbye to the soldiers under his rank“, – stated in the explanatory note to the bill.

The same greeting will be used during the presentation of the military unit battle flag. In addition, the bill provides for the introduction in the daily routine of soldiers time for the required preparation of the national patriticheskoe type.

You should also add that the slogan: “Glory to Ukraine to Heroes glory” belonged to, his time, banned in Russia nationalist group “Ukrainian insurgent army”*.

* – The organization was prohibited in the territory of the Russian Federation decision of the Supreme court