Remembrance Day of Defenders of Ukraine's Independence to be marked on Aug 29

Remembrance Day of Defenders of Ukraine's Independence to be marked on Aug 29

Ukrinform
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky signed a decree on marking the Day of Remembrance of the Defenders of Ukraine, who were killed in the struggle for the country's independence and territorial integrity, on August 29.

The head of state announced this during the celebrations on the occasion of the 28th anniversary of Ukraine's Independence, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

"In order to commemorate the fallen Ukrainian soldiers and members of volunteer groups, I signed a decree establishing the Day of Remembrance of the Defenders of Ukraine, who died in the struggle for the independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, and marking it annually on August 29," the president said.

ish


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2019 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-