On the Day of Defenders of Ukraine, Ukrposhta released a charity issue “Glory to the Armed Forces of Ukraine!”. Everyone who buys a stamp sheet will join the collection of funds in support of the Armed Forces, which bravely repel the aggressor and protect the country on land, in the air and at sea.
The sheet includes 6 stamps, including:
- Air Assault Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine;
- Navy Forces of the Armed Forces fo Ukraine;
- Ground Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine;
- Territorial Defense Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine;
- Special Operations Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine;
- Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
The circulation of the stamp sheet is 1 million copies. The artist is Anton Khrupin, who created the postage issue “Free. Unbreakable. Invincible.”
Also 6 types of postcards, 6 types of envelopes with emblems of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the “First Day” envelope were printed. In addition, Ukrposhta’s online store has also featured thematic merch – “Air Force” and “Special Operations Forces” sweatshirts.
The new postage issue can be purchased at Ukrposhta offices and online now.
According to Ukrposhta General Director Ihor Smilyanskyi, this is only the first of the issues dedicated to the Armed Forces, in future issues there will be Main Intelligence Directorate, State Service of Special Communications, Medics and other units of the Armed Forces.