Vladimir Zilinskaite: stringer / RIA Novosti
The team of the elected President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky has announced the program of the inauguration. On Sunday, may 19, reports the edition “New time”.
According to the plan of the event, from 10:00 to 11:00 Zelensky will take part in the ceremonial meeting of the Verkhovna Rada, where he will take the oath of allegiance to the people of Ukraine. By 11:20 he will be present at the presentation ceremony of the commanders of the armed forces of the country. In addition, the President-elect will take part in the ceremony of raising the flag of Ukraine.
Then Zelensky, along with his wife will meet with heads of foreign delegations which arrived at the inauguration ceremony. From 14:30 to 17:00 will be held a bilateral meeting with guests in the presidential administration building on Bankova street in Kyiv.
Earlier, on 19 may, the head of the state guard of Ukraine Valeriy geletey said that the inauguration of the President, scheduled for may 20, will be substantial deviation from the traditional script. To clarify what was going on, he did not.
Invitations to the ceremony received the presidents of Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Georgia and Hungary. It is also expected the presence of the Minister of energy, Minister of defence of Georgia, his canadian colleagues and the French Minister for Europe. In addition, the invitation was sent to all former presidents of Ukraine, except for Viktor Yanukovych. The last in January of 2019 was sentenced in absentia to 13 years in prison for treason and waging aggressive war.
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