The Ambassador of Ukraine to Kuwait H.E. Volodymyr Tolkach hosted a reception on Thursday, 1 December to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Independence of Ukraine at the Salwa Sabah Al-Ahmad Theatre and Hall. Minister of Health Dr. Ali Al-Obaidi was the special guest who attended on behalf of the Government of Kuwait. Members of the diplomatic corps, dignitaries, Kuwaiti officials and media personnel attended the function.
In his address to the gathering, the Ukrainian Ambassador stressed that this year is regarded as the best in terms of the strengthening of relations between Kuwait and Ukraine particularly through the various endeavors that have renewed bilateral political dialogue and economic cooperation. He added that he was proud of the two country’s shared history of 25 years.
He expressed his admiration for Kuwait for having been successful in emerging victorious from her period of occupation while Ukraine is still suffering in trying to attain her rights peacefully.