Censor.NET reports citing the National Olympic Committee.
"It's a huge honor for me. I already felt happy, and now I can't control my feelings. I will carry Ukrainian flag, and I'm proud of it!" Harlan said.
Earlier, Ukrainian saber fencer Olha Kharlan won bronze at 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and led female's team to the second place. She was Olympic team champion at 2008 Summer Olympics and won a bronze medal at 2012 Summer Olympics.
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