KYIV (QHA) -

The March for Peace with the involvement of Kyiv leadership, representatives of the UN, non-government organizations of veterans, women, ATO participants and the youth is due to be held on September 21, 2015 in Kyiv.

Schedule of events:

10.30pm -11.00pm – meeting the event participants near the Memorial (monument) to Ukrainian soldiers died in Afghanistan (27, Lavrska St., Kyiv)

11.00pm -11.30pm – a solemn procession from the Memorial to the National Museum of History of Ukraine during World War II

11.30pm -13.00pm – mass meeting in the square outside the National Museum of History of Ukraine during World War II

Over 1,000 people are expected to take part in the March for Peace.

Reference. The International Day of Pease is observed around the world on the initiative of the UN General Assembly as a day of global ceasefire and non-violence. It has been celebrated since 1982. On this day, the UN appeals to international community to stop military operations at least for 24 hours.

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