Today, January 27, in the popular flashmob #22PushUpChallenge in support of returning from war fighters ATO received by the Secretary of the national security Council and defense of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov. Required by the terms of the promotion video he posted in his Facebook.
“I want to support our heroes who have returned from ATO, joining all known flash mob, international relay. I hope all men of Ukraine who are ready to defend their country, can do push-UPS and 22 and 25 times, what’s needed,” he said, taking a position “an emphasis lying”.
Tavris 25 times, the NSDC Secretary has passed the torch to officers from the same Department.
“I hope they are all in good shape”, he added.
In January, the Ukrainians organized a social media flash mob to draw public attention to those in need of psychological rehabilitation of ATO soldiers returning from war. The action was attended by many army units, staff agencies, their leaders, famous athletes and ordinary citizens.
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#22PushUpChallenge – emerged last year in the USA, the flash mob, whose main purpose is to attract public attention to the problems of the military with post-traumatic stress disorder. The name of the mob got after the publication of statistics on suicide among U.S. veterans in 2014: it turned out that every day, about 22 of them commit suicide. Under the terms of the original offer, the participant needs to be wrung out of 22 times over 22 days.