Farewell ceremony for Myroslav Popovych, outstanding Ukrainian philosopher

19:00, 13 February 2018

The farewell ceremony for Myroslav Popovych, the Ukrainian philosopher and public figure took place in Kyiv on Tuesday. 

The Ukrainian scientists, public figures, MPs, Volodymyr Groysman, the Prime Minister of Ukraine and Volodymyr Gorbulin, the Director of the National University of Strategic Researches came to pay tribute. Petro Poroshenko, the President of Ukraine visited the funeral, too.

'Today Ukraine buries its great son Myroslav Popovych. It is hard to exaggerate the influence of this person and things that he did for the revival of Ukraine, Ukrainian spirit and morality', the president said.

Myroslav Popovych, the Director of Philosophy Institute of Ukraine died at the age of 88.