November 9, in the city of Samsun (Turkey) the solemn opening of the civil organization "Black Sea Association of Ukrainians" took place.
The opening ceremony was attended by the Ambassador of Ukraine to the Republic of Turkey Andrii Sybiha, the leaders of the region, businessmen, representatives of the public and the media. The ceremony was also attended by Ukrainian traveler Serhiy Hordienko.
The guests were shown videos about Ukraine and the city of Samsun.
A university student in Samsun painted a portrait of the Ukrainian ambassador to Turkey and presented it to the opening ceremony of the community.
After the opening, Andrii Sybiha held a meeting with the Ukrainian community in Samsun.