On June 29, 2018 a solemn event dedicated to the 22nd anniversary of the Constitution of Ukraine was held at the Embassy of Ukraine in the Republic of Tajikistan.
Ambassador of Ukraine to Tajikistan Viktor Nikitiuk told the guests of the Embassy about the long-standing constitutional traditions of Ukraine, the history of the adoption of the Basic Law of independent Ukraine, the constitutional reform in Ukraine, as well as the main provisions of the Ukrainian constitution, common and distinctive features of the constitutional order in Ukraine and Tajikistan.
On the occasion of the 80th birthday of the fighter for the Independence of Ukraine, one of the leaders of the Ukrainian human rights movement, an outstanding politician and statesman, Hero of Ukraine Viacheslav Chornovil, the guests of the diplomatic mission were acquainted with the interesting facts about his biography.
Attention of those present was drawn to the fate of Oleg Sentsov and other Ukrainian political prisoners held behind bars by the Kremlin regime. The guests of the Ukrainian Embassy observed a minute of silence in memory of four Ukrainian soldiers who lost their lives in the area of the operation of the United forces in Eastern Ukraine on June 28 this year.
The concert program of Ukrainian, Tajik, classical and popular music was performed for the participants of the event by the young artists of the Republican secondary special boarding school named after Miratullo Atoev, the College of Arts named after Ahmad Bobokulov of Dushanbe, the Tajik State Medical University named after Abuali ibn Sino, Tajik National Conservatory named after Talabsho Sattorov. The conversation was continued at a friendly table.
The event was attended by representatives of diplomatic corps, Ukrainian diaspora, Tajik public and media.