The absolute world champion in the heavyweight Alexander Usik angered social networks to their post to Instagram congratulating the 23rd of February, the celebration of which is to be abolished in 2014.
Some fans post with the caption “Peace to all, happy holidays, men” angered, and someone on the contrary was on the side of the Tendril. Overall, the discussion lasted for more than 900 comments.
Celebrated in Ukraine on February 23, the 14th of October!
14 Oct Christians of the Eastern rite in Ukraine celebrate the feast of the Intercession of the blessed virgin. At the same time on this day celebrating the Day of the Cossacks, and the Cossacks, for their part, chose the blessed virgin Mary as their patron Saint. In addition, 14 Oct considered the Day of Foundation of the Ukrainian insurgent army.
In 2015 in Ukraine, this day became a national holiday. In fact, President Petro Poroshenko signed a decree dated 14 October 2014 naznachil it so, abolishing the celebration of defender of the Fatherland Day on 23 February, the Soviet Union was the Day of Soviet army and Navy. Therefore, in Ukraine there is another holiday the Day of defender of Ukraine.