Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman participated in the mourning ceremony to commemorate the victims of the Babyn Yar mass murders that had taken place in September 1941. Together with the leadership of the state, he put flowers to the Babyn Yar memorial in the Memorial Park in Kyiv.
"Today we commemorate the victims of one of the most hideous tragedies in the history of mankind – the Babyn Yar massacre. The day of mourning and sorrow. Our duty is to preserve the memory of Babyn Yar and pass it on to the future generations. Only memory can protect against repetition of failures of the past", the Head of Government wrote in Facebook.
Photo gallery from the ceremony here.