Today, January 21, a

farewell ceremony

is being held in Kyiv for the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Denys Monastyrskyi and his colleagues from the Ministry of Internal Affairs, who died as a result of the plane crash in Brovary on January 18.

In Kyiv, because of this, Khreshchatyk traffic was blocked, the KMDA reported.


In "Ukrainian House" today, the Minister of Internal Affairs Denys Monastyrskyi and other employees of the Ministry of Internal Affairs who died in Brovary are saying goodbye.

— Matrix of Freedom (@ua_myc) January 21, 2023

Farewell will take place in the Ukrainian House.

Farewell to the crew of the rotorcraft, in particular, the commander of the aircraft - the instructor of the special purpose aviation squadron Oleksandr Vasylenko, the pilot of this squadron Kostyantyn Kovalenko and the flight mechanic, civil defense ensign Ivan Kasyanov - will take place on January 21 at 1:00 p.m. in Nizhyn (heliport No. 4 of the airfield).


We will remind, on January 18, during the plane crash in Brovary

 , the leadership of the Ministry of Internal Affairs died

: Minister Denys Monastyrskyi, First Deputy Minister Yevgeny Yenin and State Secretary Yuriy Lubkovich.

According to the National Police, the number of dead is 14 people, including a child.

30 people were hospitalized, including 12 children.

The SBU is investigating three versions

: violation of flight rules, technical malfunction of the helicopter, intentional destruction.

Yuriy Ignat, the spokesman of the Air Force Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, said that it would take a long time to establish the reasons for the helicopter crash in Brovary on January 18.

A specially created working group will determine all the factors that could have caused the plane crash.

The Cabinet of Ministers appointed the head of the National Police, Ihor Klymenko, as the Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs.

And he immediately entrusted him with the duties of a minister.

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