Embassy of Ukraine in Bulgaria outraged by the fact that during the celebrations on the occasion of the 140th anniversary of the battle of mount SHIPKA was deployed militants of the DNR terrorist organization. This is stated in the statement of the Embassy of Ukraine in Bulgaria.
Ambassador Mykola Baltazhi requires investigation provocations during celebrations on the occasion of the 140th anniversary of the SHIPKA epopee.
“Ambassador Mykola Baltazhi deeply concerned and outraged by the flag of the terrorist and criminal DNI at the SHIPKA pass. Consider this, among other things, as a mockery of the memory of Ukrainian soldiers and these militias, which brought freedom for the Bulgarian land. Insist on the Bulgarian authorities to investigate this dirty provocation”, – stated in the message.
Note that August 25, 2017 at the SHIPKA peak were celebrations on the occasion of the 140th anniversary of the battle for this mountain. This is a key event of the Russian-Turkish war of 1877-1878, during which defeated the Russian and Bulgarian troops During a five-day battle at the SHIPKA pass, then killed 3.1 thousand Russian soldiers, as well as over 500 Bulgarian volunteers.
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