Photo by Media Center Ukraine — Odesa: Oleksandr Kapshin, Commander of the Territorial Defense Platoon 126th brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine
November 15, 2022, 13:09

Half of the people on the central square of Kherson wanted to join us – the officer of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

Oleksandr Kapshin, Platoon Commander of the 126th Territorial Defense Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, told about this during a briefing at the Media Center Ukraine — Odesa. His unit was among the formations of the Armed Forces of Ukraine that entered the liberated Kherson.

«50% of people, both women and men, who celebrated on the central square in Kherson approached us and asked how to join our unit. There are patriotic people. From the beginning, the brigades that are already in Kherson or nearby will be replenished from among the people of Kherson. It’s my personal opinion.  If everything goes well, territorial defense units will be created, possibly even several brigades,» – the serviceman added.

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