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 Ukraine’s defense minister plans creating Memorial Chamber to honor fallen soldiers. PHOTOS

Minister of Defense of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak plans to create a Memorial Chamber to commemorate soldiers killed while defending the country’s independence.

The official wrote on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.

"A few hours ago, I was privileged to visit the Memorial Chamber situated on the third floor of the Canadian Parliament. This brightly lit up chamber keeps Books of Memory with records of all military personnel perished in military conflicts. A new page in the history is being written here every day as fallen servicemen are rendered military honors," he wrote.

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Poltorak said that everything was thought out to the last detail in the chamber: the monumental bas-reliefs, sculptures and stained-glass artwork.

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"Every Canadian has the opportunity to visit this hall and honor the fallen. I want to create a similar place in Ukraine. I plan to create such Memorial Chamber soon for the Ukrainians to be able to come and honor soldiers killed in the battles for our country independence. The place for such a Memorial Chamber has already been determined," the defense minister added.

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Images from Stepan Poltorak's Facebook

As reported, Ukraine's Defense Ministry delegation headed by Stepan Poltorak is visiting Canada. The Cooperation Agreements between the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, the Ministry of National Defense of Canada and the Armed Forces of Canada were signed in Ottawa on Monday. These agreements will enhance a wide-ranging bilateral cooperation between the countries.

 
 
 
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