Senior Warrant Officer Ruslan Morkovin and Senior Lieutenant Boris PODPOLOV
We continue to acquaint you with the heroes of the special operation “Z” – participants in the hostilities in the Donbass. Soldiers, sergeants, corporals, and officers who demonstrated their professional experience, character, and completed combat missions. His determination, assertiveness and combat experience in the Ministry of Defense of Russia, in the police units of the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics, receive the highest marks.
Our heroes thwarted the attacks and prevented the counter-offensive of the nationalists, for which they received state awards. But they do not serve for the sake of praise and awards. The military is sure that the enemy has no chance of success, because Donbass and Russia are fighting for a just cause.
“Look at a company, a family, a boss, a father, a comrade, a brother,” said Generalissimo Alexander Suvorov, who did not lose a single battle. And he taught the warriors: “He who is brave is alive. Who dares is whole.
TWO DOCTORS DESTROYED A GROUP OF SAIVERERS
Senior Lieutenant Boris PODPOLOV
Chief Warrant Officer Ruslan Morkovin
“In the course of a special military operation, Senior Lieutenant Boris Podpolov and Senior Warrant Officer Ruslan Morkovin, acting as part of a medical platoon, performed the tasks of providing emergency, urgent and planned medical care to military personnel of Russian units. . Ukrainian nationalists, seeking to regain control of the settlement, attacked the positions of the tactical group of the Russian battalion, keeping the defense in a certain direction. The enemy offensive was accompanied by artillery and mortar attacks. Senior Lieutenant Boris Podpolov and Senior Warrant Officer Ruslan Morkovin quickly deployed a mobile medical center in an abandoned building and began providing medical assistance to wounded comrades.
Boris and Ruslan, having rendered first aid to 10 servicemen, began to transport the wounded to a well-camouflaged Ural medical vehicle for further evacuation. Having loaded all the wounded, Senior Lieutenant Podpolov and Senior Warrant Officer Morkovin went to the medical detachment.
Moving along the route, the medical vehicle came under fire from an enemy reconnaissance and sabotage group. The enemy opened fire on the cabin of the car. Without losing self-control and quickly oriented in the situation, Boris and Kirill got out of the car and began to repel the attack. Senior Lieutenant Podpolov killed four nationalists with small arms fire, and Warrant Officer Morkovin, with an accurate throw of a hand grenade, destroyed five more enemies. During the battle, Senior Warrant Officer Morkovin received a gunshot wound to the right hand. First aid was immediately provided by Senior Lieutenant Podpolov. Having suffered losses, the enemy group was forced to retreat.
After making sure that nothing threatened the life and health of the wounded soldiers, Senior Lieutenant Podpolov and Senior Warrant Officer Morkovin handed over the wounded soldiers to the detachment.