President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy and First Lady Olena Zelenska paid tribute to the victims of the Holodomor in Ukraine.
In the morning, they arrived at the memorial to the victims of the Holodomor on Mykhailivska Square in Kyiv. The Head of State and his wife put a composition of wheat ears and viburnum near the memorial and paid tribute to the Holodomor victims.
After that, the President and the First Lady arrived at the National Museum of the Holodomor Genocide of 1932-33, where they were met by Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Andriy Yermak, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal, Minister of Culture and Information Policy Oleksandr Tkachenko, Head of the Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance Anton Drobovych.
"The project of the National Museum of the Holodomor Genocide is very important for Ukraine: for our history and future. There were some problems with the financing of this project. However, such projects must be implemented. I gave instructions to the Cabinet of Ministers, and this issue will be resolved on Monday. The project will definitely be completed," Volodymyr Zelenskyy stressed.
On November 30, the Cabinet of Ministers will prepare an order that will open opportunities for additional funding of the project of the National Museum of the Holodomor Genocide.