Ukrainian flag raised in Crimea

Ukrainian flag raised in Crimea

Ukrainian patriots have raised the national flag of Ukraine in the city of Sudak in the temporarily occupied territory of Crimea, according to Bohdan Kovaliov, an adviser to the head of Kherson Regional State Administration.

"This morning, in the territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea temporarily occupied by the Russian Federation, in the city of Sudak, local Ukrainian patriots raised a Ukrainian flag in memory of four soldiers killed in the area of the JFO [Joint Forces Operation] on August 6, 2019," he wrote on his Facebook page on Friday, August 9.

Four Ukrainian servicemen were killed near Pavlopil in Donetsk region on August 6 after Russian-led forces shelled Ukrainian positions.


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