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Joy, hope, sorrow…

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Joy, hope, sorrow... A memorial event for those fallen took place at Maidan, the Independence Square.

Ukraine’s 25th Independence Day Joy, hope, sorrow… A memorial event for those fallen took place at Maidan, the Independence Square. Hundreds of bereaved marched with photos and flowers in their hands. Speeches, music, prayer Our Father, ending with Amen and a sincere “Long live Ukraine”. Old men shook hands with soldiers, thanking them. Some soldiers [...]

How exciting!

– Posted in: Travel Stories, What we do

The school start in Ukraine – is exiting Text: Oili Photos: Hannu Preparing for the market Starting school is very exciting for a child who is doing it for the first time, and certainly for any pupil or teacher who is ending the summer holiday. We were told that the Children’s Embassy Team in Ukraine [...]