During the special military operation the servicemen of Rosguard demonstrate courage and heroism, cause significant damage to the enemy in manpower and equipment.
The officer of the Rosguard Special Forces unit commanded his subordinates who implemented tasks in a particularly dangerous direction from the very beginning of a special military operation in the Kharkov region. During fierce battles, the Rosguard servicemen under his command repeatedly broke through the enemy’s defense, as a result, liberated 5 settlements, destroyed more than 300 militants of nationalist formations and seized various trophies, including weapons and military equipment. Also, the Special Forces unit of Rosguard under his command organized the protection of routes for the safe movement of military convoys and the delivery of humanitarian aid to the liberated territories.
The officer of the Special Rapid Response Unit (SOBR) of Rosguard as a member of the assault group, was among the first to enter the building captured by the militants and taking fire on himself, suppressed the enemy’s firing points. During the battle, he destroyed five nationalists. Despite being seriously wounded, he remained in his captured position and held it until the main forces approached.
Another Rosguard officer risked his life to repel an attack by a sabotage and reconnaissance unit of Ukrainian nationalists who attacked the firing positions and a temporary deployment point of the unit. Thanks to the skillful and coordinated actions of the mortar gunners under his command, Ukrainian militants suffered heavy losses both in manpower and in military equipment – the nationalists unit was destroyed and a little later – several enemy multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) were also eliminated.
The Rosguard officer of the Special Purpose Mobile Unit (OMON) was a member of a unit that was moving to the combat mission area. During the march, the military column was attacked by nationalist formations. The Special Forces unit of Rosguard immediately organized the repelling of the enemy attack and covered the personnel withdraw under fire. Thanks to the decisive actions of the Rosguard officer, it was possible to save the lives of his comrades. By the decree of the President of the Russian Federation for courage and heroism he was awarded the medal “For Courage”.