A reward of more than 3000 UAH will be paid to participants of ATO

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on January 31, 2015 adopted a resolution about the specifics of the compensation of military personnel. Several categories of citizens will receive payments at once.
The document states that the award shall be made as a percentage of monthly salary in a particular period or during the ATO. Payment will be not less than 3 thousand per month.
The amount of remuneration will be determined on the basis of the size:
  • official salary;
  • salary for military (special) rank;
  • additional types of monthly salary;
  • Prizes.

The lawyer of the NGO "Rozvytok Hromady"("Community Development")Tatomyr Yuriy said: “Payments will be received by: Soldiers, privates and commanding personnel of the Armed Forces and other legitimate military units, law enforcement agencies, The state service of Ukraine for emergency situations, the Main intelligence Directorate of the defenсe Ministry, the State border service, The state security Department, State service of special communication and information protection and State special service of transport.However, this ruling applies only to those who took part in armed conflict, or ATO, or other activities during a special period”.
The state also provides additional compensation, which will be paid to servicemen, persons of ordinary and commanding structure and reservists. Such payments will be made to these categories of citizens for the execution of specific tasks during direct participation in military conflicts or ATO, or other activities during a special period.