The known Ukrainian businessman, the head of the European Jewish council Igor Kolomoysky considers that the Ukrainian Jewry can become the locomotive conducting the country in the European Community. He has declared it in interview to portal IzRus.
«As the person holding a post of the leader, the chairman of the Jewish communities of Europe, I consider that the Jewish communities of Europe should become the general family as the people of incorporated Europe became it. As to the Ukrainian Jewry and Ukraine which de facto always was a part of the European family it is possible what exactly the Ukrainian Jewry and becomes that locomotive which will result Ukraine in the European Community», — has told Kolomoysky.
Let’s remind, on October, 25th this year Kolomoysky has been selected by the head of the European Jewish council the next 5 years. As he said, as the head of the European Jewish council he intends to strengthen interaction of national Jewish communities.
Yanukovych has congratulated Jews of the country on a Khanuka holiday
The president of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych has congratulated Jews of the country on days of a Khanuka.
On it to «Editor-in-chief» have informed in the press-service of the head of the state.
«This holiday bears in itself the deep message under the maintenance: the people remaining true Lord, protect the eternal traditions and struggle for freedom, always win and revive», — are told in the message.
The president has wished Jews of a sound health, happiness, a prosperity, the world and the consent.