Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko has congratulated Ukrainian citizens on the Palm Sunday, which was celebrated in Ukraine on April 20.

According to the government’s press-service, the Prime Minister noted that the Passion Week begins after the Palm Sunday, “which must become for us a beginning of new understanding, new emotional experience, and a new life”.

Yulia Tymoshenko noted that the Palm Sunday marks the beginning of spring and new hopes. “Besides, it gives us another reason to think about for at least a moment and assess our deeds, to turn to the God with prayer, to wish every happiness to our friends and relatives”, she said.