Opposition Platform – For Life celebrated Victory Day together with Ukrainian people
On the morning of May 9, representatives of Opposition Platform – For Life – the party co-chairs Yurii Boyko, Vadym Rabinovych, chair of the party’s political council Viktor Medvedchuk, chair of the party’s executive committee Serhiy Lovochkin, MPs together with veterans met at the legendary T-34 tank on Victory Avenue in Kyiv. From here, the Opposition Platform – For Life celebratory events dedicated to Victory Day started.
At the obelisk of “Kyiv Hero-City” on Victory Square, MPs from Opposition Platform – For Life, together with veterans, laid flowers and bowed to the memory of the fallen for the peace and freedom of our Motherland.
The co-chair of the party Yurii Boyko addressed the veterans with words of gratitude. “I want to say special words to our veterans on this day, which, unfortunately, are getting fewer every year, but who find the strength to be with us on this holiday, to remind us of the Great Victory. We want to wish them a long life. They will always be a moral incentive for us, a moral value. And we will never forget what they carried on their shoulders and what a wonderful prosperous country they have built. Happy Victory Day!” Yurii Boyko congratulated everyone and wished peace, stability and development to Ukraine.
Honoring veterans, preserving the history of the Great Victory for future generations, that is the task of Opposition Platform – For Life, according to the chair of the political council of the party Viktor Medvedchuk . “Victory Day is a really bright holiday. This is a holiday for our veterans, a holiday for the entire Ukrainian people. This is the triumph of the glory of that Victory, which 76 years ago was won in bloody battles by representatives of Ukraine and other union republics. This is a victory for the Soviet people! And we honor the memory of the heroes who fought on the battlefields, we honor those who forged victory on the home front. We will do our best to preserve the historical successes of our ancestors for future generations,” Viktor Medvedchuk said.
Victory will be with all wise political forces. Today, from celebratory Kyiv, I want to tell you all, so that you will remember: the enemy will be defeated, victory will be ours!” the co-chair of Opposition Platform – For Life Vadym Rabinovych emphasized.
Afterwards, the column of retro cars drove along Khreshchatyk to the Park of Glory.
Meanwhile, thousands of people in all cities of Ukraine went to the monuments to the soldiers-liberators, to lay flowers and pay tribute to the feat of real heroes. Veterans were honored everywhere.
The motor rally “Thanks for the Victory! Thanks for life!” was supported in Dnipro and Uzhhorod, Zaporizhzhya and Poltava, Odesa and Mykolayiv, Mariupol and Lysychansk, Kharkiv and Kramatorsk, Sumy and Kirovograd, Kryvyi Rig, Kherson and Cherkasy.