Road traffic open again in the center of Kyiv. It was completely blocked because of the religious procession of believers, who arrived from Western and Eastern part of Ukraine to hold a festive prayer service, dedicated to the Christianization of Kievan Rus.
Namely, Hrushevskogo Street, European Square, Parkova Road, Volodymyrsky Descent are now open to the traffic, according to UNIAN.
Police posts and metal detectors are also disassembled.
After the prayer service on Volodymyrska Hirka, the believers heade to the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra, where the events continue on the occasion of the Day of Christianization of Kievan Rus and a 1000th anniversary of ancient Rus monkery on Mount Athos."
A night service started at 17:00 on the square near the Cathedral of the Assumption.