Ukrainian Paralympics athletes are all back from Rio

17:01, 23 September 2016

The last group of Ukrainian Paralympics athletes returned back from Rio de Janeiro.

Near a hundred of sportsmen landed in Ukraine last night. Relatives and friends were meeting them in the airport. A separate terminal was provided for the red welcome.

Minister of Youth and Sports Ihor Zhdanov also arrived to the airport. Ukrainian National team took 117 medals and gained the third place in finial medal standings – this is first time ever in the history of Ukraine.