UN Secretary-General to pay homage to WW II victims in Kyiv on Friday
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has confirmed his visit to Kyiv on May 8 to attend events to commemorate victims of World War II.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko's press secretary Svyatoslav Tsegolko announced this on Twitter.
"The UN Secretary-General has confirmed that he will attend the events in memory of victims of World War II in Kyiv tomorrow," Tsegolko wrote.
Генсек ООН підтвердив, що завтра візьме участь у заходах з вшанування загиблих у Другій світовій війні у Києві pic.twitter.com/7osbhCmobB— Svyatoslav Tsegolko (@STsegolko) 7 Травень 2015
According to him, President Poroshenko is now participating in events in Gdansk, Poland, commemorating the 70th anniversary of the end of WW II in Europe.
In Gdansk, Poroshenko has already met with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and President of Poland Bronislaw Komorowski.