25 Airborne Brigade – has its roots in ancient times of the Second World War in the struggle against Nazi invaders. In 1944, soldiers – paratroopers participate in operations on the river Svir, obanuvyshy enemy and defeated him. After the collapse radyanskho Union and disband troops desantynh USSR, Ukraine created June 5, 1993 25th separate airborne brigade dysantna.
The team is in town. Guards that in Dnipropetrovsk. Motto fighters “No one but us.” Brigade Commander – Yuri Ivanovich Sodol. 25 Airborne Brigade – is directly involved in the war, which rozhorulas. In 2014 against terrorism and its benefits. June 14, 2014 IL-76 was shot down by Russian mercenaries. Then killed 40 paratroopers brigade of 25-th and 9 crew members. The military are involved in most hotspots War.