Pupils of the Naval Lyceum solemnly took the oath of the lyceum

14 Oct 2018 ID:3188 Переглядів:1,142

Today, October 14, on the Day of the Defender of Ukraine, pupils of the Naval Lyceum took the oath of the Lyceum, swearing allegiance to their motherland. The ceremony took place during celebrations near the memorial in honor of soldiers who gave their lives for the independence and integrity of Ukraine. The event began with a live broadcast of the greetings of the President of Ukraine – Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and laying flowers to the monument to the dead fellows.

– To you, dear our lyceum students, in the future to defend Ukraine, including from the sea direction. And looking into the eyes of each of you today, I’m sure that our country is in safe hands, “said Deputy Commander of the Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on combat training, Rear Admiral Oleksiy Neezhpapa. – We have something to be proud of. Today, here in one line young men stand from almost all regions of our state. This is a young man who wants to dedicate his life to the service of the Ukrainian people in the ranks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and become true defenders of it, he added. Rear Admiral Alexei Neyzhapap congratulated everyone with the world and thanked lyceum students for their chosen life course, and for parents – for the trust in the Ukrainian Navy.

The event was held with participation of representatives of the Naval Forces Command, other types of armed forces of Ukraine and military formations, state authorities, educational institutions, veterans, volunteers, clergy and the public. For diligence, exemplary training and military discipline, 16 liceators were appointed to the post of junior commanders and the academic rank of “vice-chief of staff of 2 articles” was awarded. In the end, the students of the Odessa Gymnasium № 7 were handed to the pupils of the Naval Lyceum amulets.

Celebrations were held under the auspices of the orchestra of the Center for Military-Musical Art of the Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

Press Center Command Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine