"My congratulations to the highly mobile airborne troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine! Thank you for your courage, strength and dedicated service to the fatherland!" Poroshenko wrote on Facebook.
"On this festive day, I express my gratitude for the high level of professionalism, courage and perseverance which the paratroopers have shown in military aggressions against our country," Groysman posted on Facebook.
The prime minister said that the paratroopers honestly and selflessly perform tasks, constantly risking their own lives.
He wished the soldiers good health, peace, prosperity and unity.