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The U.S. Embassy in Kiev congratulated Ukraine on the Day of unification, referring to Russia. The Embassy posted a message on his Twitter page.
“We call on Russia to respect the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine within its internationally recognized borders, including the Crimea and the Donbass”, — said in greeting.
The recording also made a video in which the charge d’affaires of the USA in Ukraine Christine Quinn greeted the citizens of the country. In his greeting, she appreciated their mutual support and solidarity. As an example, the diplomat recalled the Euromaidan in 2014 and the fall of the Ukrainian Boeing in Iran in January 2020.
Earlier the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky, congratulated compatriots on the Day of unification, called values, is able to unite citizens of the country. He urged them to appreciate democracy and freedom of speech, respect for all minorities, to be honest, fair, to stop at a red light, drink driving.
The day of unification Ukraine marks January 22. Date is timed to the signing in 1919 of the act of reunification Ukrainian people’s Republic and West Ukrainian people’s Republic into a single state.
Video, photo All from Russia.