Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko laid flowers in front of the Embassy of France in Kyiv in memory of the victims of terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday night of November 13. From early morning Kyivians come to the embassy of France with flowers and candles, Joinfo.ua reports with the reference to the AP press service.
Petro Poroshenko expressed condolences to Ambassador of France to Ukraine Isabelle Dumont. According to the President, he was impressed with the reaction of Frenchmen singing “La Marseillaise” during the evacuation of Stade de France.
“The key message we saw from France is: “We are not afraid”. Together with France, we defend our common European values – liberty, equality, fraternity. The whole world is with France,” – the President emphasized.
The Head of State stressed that “Ukraine stands side-by-side with France in its struggle against international terrorism”. The President reminded that France made a significant contribution to Ukraine’s struggle against foreign aggression.