"President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky is on a working trip to the Donetsk region. The head of state will visit the servicemen at the front line and present state awards," the statement said.
The Day of the Defender of Ukraine is celebrated on October 14. This is the day of honoring the courage and heroism of the defenders of independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine. Since 2015, this day has been a public holiday. In addition, the holiday coincides with the Day of the Ukrainian Cossacks and the Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos.
Earlier we reported that the first question that Volodymyr Zelensky intends to include in the all-Ukrainian poll is about introduction of life imprisonment for corruption on a large scale. Zelensky said this on Facebook page.
"Question number 1: Should life imprisonment for corruption be introduced on a large scale?" Zelensky said.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky addressed Ukrainians and announced poll on day of local elections. According to him, the voters will be asked five important questions, which will be announced later.
The poll will have no legal consequences.