Friday, May 7, 2010

President lights up Fire of Glory

th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War President Viktor Yanukovych took part in the ceremony of lighting up the Fire and Glory an laying the Garland of Combat Glory in Kyiv National Museum of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.

The garlands of flowers were laid to the sculpture and architectural composition "Forcing of the Dnieper”.

Among participants of the event were veterans of the war, Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov, Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Volodymyr Lytvyn, etc.

Those present honored memory of the fallen in battles for homeland by observing a minute of silence.