A minute of silence was observed in Kyiv in memory of the Heroes who died during the Kruty Battle. The commemorative events were broadcast by "112 Ukraine" TV channel.
President Petro Poroshenko and his wife, the ministers and Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko participated in laying flowers on the memorial of Kruty Heroes in Kyiv.
As it was reported earlier, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko recalled the enormous feat of the victims and called to honor their memory on the Memorial Day of Kruty Heroes. Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman and National Security and Defense Council secretary Oleksandr Turchynov also addressed Ukrainian people on this occasion.