In Yerevan opened the first in Armenia the monument to Ukrainian poet, artist and a national symbol of Ukraine Taras Shevchenko.
This informs the Embassy of Ukraine in Armenia.
After the Taras Shevchenko monument in Yerevan was opened the ceremony of consecration of the monument. The event was attended by Ukrainian diplomats and Armenian politicians, representatives of the Ukrainian community in Armenia and the asset of the Armenian Diaspora of Ukraine, the local intelligentsia.
Opening of monument in Yerevan
“The ceremony of consecration of the monument. The creative team Dnepr sang the song “Roars and moans wide Dnepr” and girls Yerevan UNI TNEU performed the song “Like we have in Ukraine”, – stated in the message.
The Monument To Taras Shevchenko
During the ceremony from the guests sounded sincere words about the importance of this monument in the life of the Ukrainian Diaspora and the Ukrainian Embassy in Armenia, in particular, its extreme importance for the deepening of bilateral relations between Ukraine and Armenia in cultural sphere, as well as the friendship between the two peoples.
At the end of the event to the monument and laid flowers.
We will remind, in the French city of Toulouse opened a monument to the daughter of Kiev Prince Yaroslav the Wise Anna Yaroslavna, who married the French king Henry I.