The departure ceremony of the Ukrainian team to the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro is to take place in Kyiv today. This was reported by the press service of Kyiv City State Administration.
"To support the initiative of the National Sports Committee for the Disabled of Ukraine to hold a festive farewell ceremony for the national team of Ukraine, departuring to the XV Summer Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro," - reads the message.
The stars of Ukrainian art, athletes, ATO soldiers, injuried and disabiled in the battles for the independence of Ukrain, are to take part in the festivities during the farewell ceremony.
A ceremonial march of the national Paralympic team of Ukraine will take place on Maidan in the evening.