ODESSA-KIEV. August 24. UNN. Today in the Primorsky Boulevard in Odessa took place the 10th Vyshivankovy festival, in which the citizens have created a living chain of people dressed in national costumes, the correspondent of UNN.
The event was attended by the inhabitants of Odessa and guests of the city. Embroidered, hand in hand, they created a human chain from the monument to Duke de Richelieu up and down the Potemkin stairs, the monument to count Vorontsov and Primorsky Boulevard. The organizers have prepared 5 thousand registration badges, hoping to set a new record. This year the event was attended by 1875 participants. The greatest number of people in embroidered shirts gathered at the festival in 2016. Then a human chain from the monument to Duke and to the Maritime station created 3351 party.
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As reported UNN, on Khreshchatyk street in the capital held a military parade for 27th anniversary of independence of Ukraine. It was attended by 250 units and 4.5 million military and 18 foreign delegations, including from the countries-members of NATO. During the parade of significant violations of law have been recorded.
We will remind, today, on August 24, Ukraine celebrates its 27th anniversary of Independence.