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Festive Events On Occasion Of 30th Anniversary Of Independence Of Ukraine Will Be Held On August 22-24

Festive Events On Occasion Of 30th Anniversary Of Independence Of Ukraine Will Be Held On August 22-24

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Festive events on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of Ukraine's Independence will be held on August 22-24.

Ukrainian News Agency learned this from a statement of the Office of the President.

"The festive events will last from August 22 to 24. During these three days, more than 150 events will take place throughout the country, timed to coincide with the 30th anniversary of Ukraine's independence. All of them will be united by the slogan "You are my only", which symbolizes the vision of Ukraine's independence as a dream, which many generations of Ukrainians have sought to achieve," the statement reads.

Hundreds of foreign guests will arrive in Ukraine to participate in the celebration of Independence Day, including leaders of states, representatives of foreign governments and parliaments.

In total, about 30 delegations from countries and international organizations are expected.

On August 22, with the participation of President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the National Legend of Ukraine award will be presented - this award will be awarded to citizens for outstanding personal merits in the formation of independent Ukraine.

On August 23, on the Day of the State Flag of Ukraine, in the geographical center in Cherkasy region, with the participation of the head of state, there will be a solemn raising of the blue-yellow flag - a symbol of independence.

In particular, the facades of the buildings of the Verkhovna Rada, the National Opera, the Ukraine Palace, the Central Department Store, the Gulliver shopping and entertainment center in Kyiv will be "painted" in the colors of the State Flag.

Also on this day, August 23, Kyiv will host the founding summit of Zelenskyy's Crimean Platform initiative, which will unite all existing national and international efforts to de-occupy the Ukrainian peninsula.

Also on August 23, the summit of the first ladies and gentlemen "Soft power in a new reality" will be held, which is initiated by the wife of the President, Olena Zelenska.

The event will take place in the National Reserve Sophia of Kyiv.

Besides, a festive concert for the leaders of states at the National Opera of Ukraine with the participation of legends of opera and ballet is planned on August 23.

On the Independence Day of Ukraine, August 24, a festive parade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine will be held on the central street of the capital.

On the same day, a concert of the Italian singer Andrea Bocelli will take place.

As Ukrainian News Agency earlier reported, on the evening of August 24, the National Sports Complex Olimpiyskiy will host the festive show "Independence in our DNA. The Independence Day of the Country", which will be attended by pop stars, opera and ballet dancers, as well as a symphony orchestra.

More than 10,000 police officers will maintain law and order during the celebration of Independence Day in Kyiv.