On August 27, 2015 an official reception on the occasion of the 24th anniversary of the Independence of Ukraine was held at the Embassy of Ukraine to the Republic of Tajikistan.
The event was attended by the representatives of the state bodies and parliament of Tajikistan, heads and staff of diplomatic missions and international organizations, representatives of NGOs and Ukrainian diaspora, mass media as well as professors of higher educational institutions of the Ukrainian cities Luhansk and Rivne.
From the RT Government the guests of the event were welcomed by the Foreign Minister of Tajikistan Sirojidin Aslov, who wished to the Ukrainian people soonest peace and expressed his belief that the Ukrainian-Tajik friendship and all-embracing cooperation will further enhance in the interests of the two nations.
Ambassador of Ukraine in the Republic of Tajikistan Viktor Nikitiuk in his statement delivered in Tajik and English stressed on the determination of Ukraine to defend its independence, territorial integrity and to advance dynamically along the course of reforms and rapprochement with the European Union.
During the reception distinguished artist of Tajikistan Zakriallo Hakimov, soloist of the S.Ayni Opera and Ballet theatre Manuchekhr Rahmonov and student of the RT National Conservatory Nekruz Matkholov performed for the guests.