Leaders of parliaments of four countries commemorate Holodomor victims in Washington D.C. Photos

Leaders of parliaments of four countries commemorate Holodomor victims in Washington D.C. Photos

725
Ukrinform
The leaders of the parliaments of Ukraine, Lithuania, Moldova and Poland honored the memory of victims of the Holodomor famine-genocide of the Ukrainian people of 1932-33. 

The ceremony of laying symbolic sheaves of wheat at the memorial in the center of Washington D.C. was held on Tuesday, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

Verkhovna Rada Chairman Andriy Parubiy, Chairman of the Lithuanian Parliament Viktoras Pranckietis, Speaker of the Parliament of Moldova Andrian Candu and Deputy Speaker of the Senate of Poland Adam Bielan thus completed the program of the first day of the visit to the United States.

During the next days, the representatives of the parliaments of European countries, including Ukraine, will take part in the international conference devoted to international security challenges associated with the Russian aggression. In addition, together with representatives of the American authorities, they will discuss the detrimental impact of the Russian Nord Stream 2 project on the energy security of Europe.

ol


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

While citing and using any materials on the internet that are open to search systems, hyperlinks to ukrinform.ua not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. Citing and using materials in ofline-media, mobile apps, SmartTV are allowed only with receipt of a written permission from "ukrinform.ua". News and publications marked "Advertisement" and articles in the block "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2018 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica
Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-