Acting Head of the Mission of Ukraine to NATO Yehor Bozhok presented the order to General Breedlove on behalf of the President.
The Decree on awarding notes Breedlove’s significant contribution to the development of Ukraine-NATO relationship and his defence of Ukrainian state sovereignty and territorial integrity.
The decree was posted on the official presidential website.
The awarding was held on the inauguration day of the new NATO's Supreme Allied Commander Europe, the US Army General Curtis Skaparroti.
Philip Breedlove was NATO’s commander of combined forces in Europe in 2013 - 2016.