President Petro Poroshenko visited the final stage of the regional patriotic and artistic youth and children festival “Rise, Sun” in Ternopil, where, along with the participants of the event, he took part in establishing a musical record – 1550 children simultaneously performed the song “Rise, Sun” by Andriy Pidluzhnyi. The record was fixed by the representative of the record book of Ukraine.
The Head of State also presented awards to the winners of the festival.
Addressing the audience, the President said that they were doing a fantastic job with such festivals and expressed conviction in their great future and the great future of our state. “Our Ukraine will surely have such a bright future as yours,” he said.
According to Petro Poroshenko, bright and talented Ukrainians will ensure the victory and development of their state. “Such wonderful Ukrainian songs, such talented boys and girls will definitely ensure the victory of our country and it will become a powerful member of the EU, return to the family of European nations,” the President said, stressing that Europe cannot exist without Ukraine and Ukrainian culture.