Xinhua 2014.08.24 14:10
KIEV, Aug. 24 (Xinhua) - Ukraine marked the 23rd anniversary of
independence on Sunday with a military parade.
Around 1,500 soldiers and military hardware, including 49 military
vehicles, marched down the main Khreshchatyk street of Kiev in the parade,
as thousands of audience, wearing traditional Ukrainian costumes and
holding national flags, watched the event.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said in the ceremony that Ukraine may
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