Heads of churches to attend Crimean platform summit, - Zelensky

20.05.2021, 15:58
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The Crimean platform summit on August 23 will be attended by representatives of 30 countries: presidents, ministers and clergy.

This was stated by President Volodymyr Zelensky at a press conference for up to two years of his presidency, Gazeta.ua reports.

"There will be many representatives of many countries. Important documents will be signed on this platform. Presidents, prime ministers, heads of Churches, speakers, and foreign ministers were invited. In general, we will have about 30 countries represented at the celebration of an independent, powerful European country," Zelensky said.

According to the head of State, important documents are planned to be signed at the de-occupation summit and the Crimean platform will be launched.

Before the summit, they plan to hold a presentation where they will tell you the more detailed information.

The platform will operate at several levels: heads of state and government; foreign ministers; in terms of inter-parliamentary cooperation; in the format of an expert network.

The Crimean platform is a new consultative and coordination format initiated by Ukraine with the aim of improving the effectiveness of the international response to the occupation of Crimea, responding to growing challenges, increasing international pressure on Russia, preventing further human rights violations and protecting victims of the occupation regime, as well as achieving the main goal - the de-occupation of Crimea and its return to Ukraine.