On August 3, 2015 the Embassy of Ukraine in Tajikistan was visited by the Ukrainian citizens Taras Bondarenko from Ivano-Frankivs'k and Orest Bilous from Lviv, who are making a bike tour through the countries of Central and South-Eastern Asia.
Ukrainians started their trip on May 27, 2015 by flying to the Turkish city of Istanbul. After that the bikers followed the route Turkey-Iran-Turkmenistan-Uzbekistan-Tajikistan. Further the travelers will proceed to Kyrgyzstan, China, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia. The bikers plan to complete their tour approximately in February-March 2016.
Compatriots from Ukraine were received by the Ambassador of Ukraine in the Republic of Tajikistan Viktor Nikitiuk, who told about the work of the diplomatic representation and wished them a nice trip. The guests emphasized that the Ukrainian Embassy in Dushanbe was the first one they visited on their way.