From a press release:
“This Friday and Saturday (Feb. 24-25), the Ukrainian community from across the region will meet in DC to mark one year of full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine. The main commemoration event in the Eastern US will be held at the Lincoln Memorial on Sat. (Feb. 25), at 2 PM.
Immediately following this rally at the Lincoln Memorial, local charity organization US Ukrainian Activists will hold a protest march from the National Mall, past the White House, to end at the residence of the Russian ambassador on 16th St.
What: A protest march in support of Ukraine, commemorating one year of full-scale war
When: Saturday, February 25, immediately following the mass rally at the Lincoln Memorial (~4:30 PM)
Where: From the National Mall, past the White House, and to the Russian Ambassador’s residence on 16th St (within sight of the White House).
Who: This march is organized by US Ukrainian Activists. The event will be attended by members of the Ukrainian community, and many non-Ukrainians who support Ukraine in its fight for survival.
Why: To mark one year since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine, to protest Russian aggression, and to express American support for Ukraine.
Ed. Note. Links to the above:
Candlelight vigil and protest outside the Russian embassy
Mass rally in support of Ukraine, marking one year of full-scale invasion
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