SEVASTOPOL, April 29 /UKRINFORM/. It was with hoisting of the national flag of Ukraine and the Navy flag that the vessels and coastal units of the Ukrainian Navy marked Wednesday the 91st anniversary of hoisting Ukrainian flags on combat ships of the Black Sea Fleet, and its transfer under the jurisdiction of the Ukrainian People’s Republic.
Meetings timed to the event were held at the Ukrainian Navy units with participation of the command, senior executives, clergymen, veterans and public activists.
Bravery lessons also took place at the educational establishments of the populated localities where Ukrainian fleet units are deployed.
An open speed-chess championship among military and civil amateurs took place at the Sevastopol Chess Club on the occasion of the jubilee.