Representatives of Belarusian Union of Afghanistan War Veterans receive state awards

    Representatives of the Belarusian Union of Afghanistan War Veterans received state awards in recognition of their public activities, a big personal contribution to the development of the veterans movement of internationalist soldiers and the patriotic education of young people. A corresponding decree has been signed by Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko.

    The Order of Honor has been conferred on chairman of the Gomel Oblast organization Mikhail Zhukevich, chairman of the Minsk Oblast organization Pavel Kress, chairman of the Moskovsky District organization of Minsk Pavel Shetko.

    The Medal for Labor Merits has been bestowed upon chairman of the Baranovichi organization Nikolai Astashko, deputy chairman of the Mogilev Oblast organization Nikolai Bobrov, chairman of the Postavy District organization Valery Lushchik, chairman of the Grodno organization Oleg Khvatynets.