Ukraine Day 919: LIVE UPDATES BELOW.
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Translation: Ukraine is 25 years old! It’s only the beginning!
A military parade was held in Kiev and numerous other special events were staged.
Ukraine’s neighbors expressed their support in the face of Russian aggression.
TV 1+1 issued a video for the anniversary with scenes of Ukraine’s landscape from a drone.
Google wished Ukraine a happy Independence Day:
The US wished Ukraine a happy anniversary.
Translation: #ThisDayinHistory August 24 in the year 79 AD the eruption of the Vesuvius volcano destroyed the ancient Roman city of Pompeii.
President Vladimir Putin issued a decree to give housing to former Ukrainian soldiers in Crimea who crossed over to service in the Russian Army.