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The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky said that his compatriots created the first helicopter, rocket engines, satellites and a host of other inventions. He said this in his speech at the Kyiv international economic forum. The broadcast in Facebook office of the President.
He told the guests that they came to “do a phenomenal country,” which became “one of the most interesting startups on the planet Earth”. Zelensky boasted that the Ukrainians created the first helicopter, rocket engine, artificial satellite of the Earth, a type of x-ray, the CD, postcode and the technology of electric trams. In addition, representatives of this nation has built the biggest airplane in the world and invented the services of PayPal and WhatsApp.
“This is the made in Ukraine, which we are proud and which gives us a competitive advantage,” — said the Ukrainian leader. However, according to him, Ukraine, which he called a diamond, you want “cut” of the reforms and investments to become “a real diamond in the heart of Europe”.
In 2017, the former President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko urged to honor Ukrainian heritage in connection with the 200th anniversary of the artist Ivan Aivazovsky. Two years later, the former Ukrainian leader announced the founder of Suprematism Kazimir Malevich artist “Ukrainian avant-garde”. Later, the Ministry of culture of Ukraine ranked of the artist Ilya Repin and composer Pyotr Tchaikovsky to Ukrainian cultural figures.
Video, photo All from Russia.