Ukraine news: the Award ceremony took place during a ceremonial session of the Lviv city Council, timed to the city Day.
The title of “Citizen of the year” in 2018, assigned a 23-year-old soldier 25 airborne brigade of the Armed forces of Ukraine Roman Panchenko.
R. Panchenko was seriously injured in June 2014 in the war in the Donbass, had several operations, passed a rehabilitation course.
At this time, he moves in a wheelchair. In 2017 R. Panchenko in the Ukrainian team participated in the international competitions “Games of the unconquered,” in the canadian city of Toronto, which brought his team to the gold and silver medals in archery.
As reported, on may 4-6, Lviv celebrated the Day of the city.