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The SZRU Chairman’s Greetings on the 73rd Anniversary of the Victory Over Nazism in the Second World War

May 8, 2018

Dear Colleagues and Veterans!

The Day of Victory over Nazism in the Second World War is a holiday with tears in the eyes, because the people paid for it too high a price – tens of millions of victims, ruined lives, lost talents, unhealed physical and mental wounds.
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The SZRU Chairman’s Greetings on the Day of Remembrance and Reconciliation

May 8, 2018

Dear Colleagues and Veterans!

It is natural that for the fifth consecutive year on the eighth of May, we mark the Day of Remembrance and Reconciliation with the majority of European countries, because exactly at 23:00 on May 8, 1945, fire was stopped and in Europe was the first minute of the hard won peace.
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Yehor Bozhok: “The Veteran Organization Should Express and Defend the Interests of All Employees of the SZRU”

05.05.2018

The Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine hosted a general meeting of veterans of foreign intelligence, which decided to establish a Council of Veterans of the SZRU, approved its structure and held election of members of the Council.
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The Issue of Qualified Personnel Training for Ukrainian Intelligence in Modern Conditions Was Discussed at the SZRU Institute

05.05.2018

A scientific-practical conference “Important Issues of Professional Training at the SZRU Institute in the Context of Optimizing the Work of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine” was held at the SZRU Institute.

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A New Book About the Intelligence Has Been Written By Hryhoriy Rudenko

April 18, 2018

At the end of last year, the Chairman of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine Yehor Bozhok, while greeting the veteran of the intelligence Hryhoriy Rudenko on the professional holiday, promised to help publish a long ago written book of Hryhoriy Rudenko’s thoughts about the Foreign Intelligence.
April 18, 2018, they met again at the veteran’s home, and the head of the SZRU personally handed to the 93-year-old Hryhoriy Rudenko the published with the assistance of the SZRU in a hard cover 440-page book “Foreign Intelligence: History and Facts. Investigations, Memoirs, Reflections”.

According to Hryhoriy Rudenko himself, to write a book of memoirs about his work during the Cold War, and in general to share his thoughts about the role of intelligence in the history of mankind, he had repeatedly been advised by the Head of the Fund of Veterans of the Foreign Intelligence of Ukraine Lieutenant-General of the Reserve Leonid Rozhen, asking him to recall the past and return to writing. For a long time Hryhoriy Matviyovych did not dare. And only after his 90th birthday he began to generalize his vision and express his own understanding of this rather specific kind of human activity.
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A Book Has Been Published About the Intelligence of the UPR State Center in Exile

10.04.2018

The third volume of the scientific five-volume project “Special Services of Ukraine from Ancient Times to the Present” has just been published. It concerns the activity of the special service of the Military Ministry of the State Center of the UPR in exile from 1926 to 1936.
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President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko: “There Is No Alternative to a Strong NATO for the Global Security System”

02.04.2018

April 4 marks the 69th anniversary of military-political cooperation among countries of Europe and America within the framework of the North Atlantic Alliance. It was on the 4th of April, 1949, that NATO was created, which not only combined the military capabilities of (then) 10 European countries, as well as of the United States and Canada, but also clearly determined the priorities of ensuring the collective security of the future European Union.
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The SZRU Chairman’s Greetings on the Occasion of the Ukrainian Volunteer Fighter Day

14.03.2018

Celebrating the Day of the Ukrainian Volunteer Fighter, we honor our compatriots who, in volunteer battalions, were the first to repulse Russian aggressors in the Donbas. It was due to the courage and heroism of the volunteer soldiers in those early days of the battles that the enemy realized: he would never conquer Ukraine easily.
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Statement of the Press Office of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine

February 2, 2018

In response to numerous requests from the media on the release of four hostages, the Press Office of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine is authorized to declare that, for ethical and security reasons, the SZRU cannot disclose more information.
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The President of Ukraine Has Thanked the Diplomats and Foreign Intelligence

02.02.2018

“Glad that four of our citizens have returned to the native land after many years in captivity in Libya.
I am grateful to the diplomats and Foreign Intelligence for four more Ukrainians rescued!”

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