President Petro Poroshenko said that Ukraine is an extremely complex task is the return of the national flag in the Donbas and Crimea occupied by Russia. About it reports a press-service of the head of state.
“An extremely difficult task for us to make our flag again appeared over Donetsk and Lugansk, over Simferopol and Sevastopol”, – he said.
The President spoke about the manifestation of patriotism on the part of ATO soldiers and Pro-Ukrainian citizens in the occupied territories – in Lugansk, Crimea, Marinka, in zaytsevo. In each case, the Ukrainians raised the flag, risking their lives.
“These are all steps for the return of our Ukrainian flag in the Donbass. These are the steps to return the flag to the Crimea. And is it not symbolic when the Donetsk Oleg Verniaiev his Olympic gold celebrates the Ukraine, our flag and our anthem in the distant Rio de Janeiro?” – said Poroshenko.
He also said that today is sent into the zone ATO to transfer to Ukrainian soldiers, “huge shipment” of military equipment and weapons
Today Ukraine celebrates Day of state flag.
The DNI and LC – terrorist organizations seized with the support of the Russian Federation of the Donetsk and Lugansk region of Ukraine. Both organizations created, funded and maintained by Russia, where, among other things, the terrorists are getting fighters, trainers, and heavy equipment, weapons, ammunition, and fuel.