This year, the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is devoted to using of the potential of sport as means for promotion of overcoming of race discrimination.
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Feldman initiates creation of a parliamentary Solidarity Mission with Israel
The Ukrainian MP Oleksandr Feldman expressed condolences for the loss of life resulting from the terrorist attack which happened in Jerusalem (Israel) on his Facebook page.
“I want to express my deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences to families, relatives and friends of the young people who lost their lives in yesterday’s act of terrorism in Jerusalem. As the Ukrainian MP, I send words of support to the people of Israel which continue courageous and uncompromising fight against terror. I would like to wish the injured a speedy recovery — he noted.
— For expression of support to the State of Israel in its struggle for existence, struggle against terror and for overcoming negative consequences of the anti-Israeli vote in the UN, together with the Ukrainian Jewish Committee we plan to organize delegation of the Ukrainian parliamentarians and public figures — the Solidarity Mission with Israel at the end of January beginning of February of this year with the visit of the main Jewish government and public institutions”.
It should be reminded that on Sunday, January 8, at 13:23 in the Jerusalem district Armon a-Natsiv the Mercedes truck veered to the sidewalk and stroke down the group of the Israeli servicemen who just before that went out of the bus. Fadi al-Kunbara, the 28-year-old truck driver was shot. Four persons died: three girls and a young man aged 20. 17 wounded victims were taken to the Jerusalem hospitals: among them one in critical condition, two in moderately severe condition and the others got slight injuries.