Your rights and procedure for obtaining the combat veteran status are determined by the Procedure for granting the combat veteran status for ATO participants, which is defined in the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine dated August 20, 2014 No. 413 (hereinafter—the Procedure).
In order to get a certificate about participation in the anti-terrorist operation, one has to provide the military unit with copies of the passport pages, photographs, a copy of the identification code, and written consent to the processing of personal data. The commanders in the military unit, in their turn, collect the necessary package of documents for consideration by the Defense Ministry and submit it within a month after persons’ completion of ATO tasks.
In particular: excerpts from orders, directives, regulations, military logs, service schedules, and other official documents containing sufficient evidence of the direct involvement of a person in the performance of ATO tasks.[…] Read more