The Day of Christianization of Rus is celebrated today in Kyiv. Divine Liturgy ids taking place is St. Volodymyr Cathedral held the Divine Liturgy, after which the faithful will go in a religious procession to Volodymyrska Hirka. There the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has already made his speach.
People gather near the Cathedral. the believers pass through metal detectors and security screening.
The traffic is not blocked. According to the National Guard, there are several thousand of the faithful gathered already. 1.5 thousand maintain order.