As reported by Censor.NET citing the National Olympic Committee, special attention was focused on Olympic silver medalist, wrestler Zhan Beleniuk. His mother Svitlana and dog Casper came to the airport.
Beleniuk thanked everyone for the incredibly warm welcome and support which, according to him, were felt all the time, especially in Rio.
Youth and Sports Minister Ihor Zhdanov, representatives of the National Olympic Committee, sports associations, the media, friends and relatives also came to greet the Ukrainian Olympians.
As previously reported, Ukraine ranked 31st in the final medal count in Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
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