Today, a series of events on commemorating of war victims in Ukraine were taken place near the Memorial Eternal Glory.
Participants’ march led by the President of Ukraine passed through the Alley of Fallen Heroes, where 34 graves of soldiers who perished during the Second World War. Along with the Head of State, in the memorable march were attended by the veterans of World War II and ATO, Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Hroisman, the Head of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andrii Parubii, Minister of Defence of Ukraine General of Army of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak, Chief of the General Staff – Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine General of Army of Ukraine Viktor Muzhenko, government officials and capital’s residents.
Participants of the ceremony paid tribute with a minute of silence.
March in review of the Company of the Honor Guard of President of Ukraine finished the ceremony.