Thursday, October 16, 2008

President visits ‘Zaporizhian Sich’

Within the framework of his working visit to Zaporizhzhya region, President Victor Yushchenko visited National Historic Preserve ‘Zaporizhian Sich’ located at Khortytsya island.

Staying at Khortytsya President Yushchenko took part in a ceremony of sanctification of crosses at the Protection of the Virgin Church. He also presented the icon of the Protection of the Virgin to the church.