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McCain will be buried on Sunday in the territory of naval academy - RIA Novosti, 9/2/2018


Republican politician, senator of the USA John McCain. Archival photo
WASHINGTON, 2 Sep — RIA Novosti. A funeral of one of the most influential American politicians, republican senator John McCain will take place on Sunday.© AFP 2018/Sergei Supinsky of Poroshenko on farewell called McCain the hero Ukrainyodin from the most authoritative and dear politicians of the USA has died on August 25 on the 82nd year of life. For a year he fought against an aggressive form of cancer of brain. McCain was one of the most influential and authoritative politicians in the USA. He worked as the congressman, and then senator since 1982 and had reputation of "hawk". He will be buried with military honors in the territory of naval academy in Annapolis (State of Maryland) from which he has graduated. For all week there took place ceremonies of farewell to senator — at first in Phoenix in the State of Arizona which he for many years represented in the senate, and later, on Friday and Saturday, in Washington. As about 2 o'clock in the afternoon are reported on McCain's website (21:00 Moscow time.) there will take place the private ceremony of farewell in a chapel of naval academy. Only family members, friends and also representatives of academy will take part in her. After McCain's ceremony will bury near his fellow student and the close friend admiral Chuck Larson. All actions will be closed for the public and journalists. Earlier on Saturday in National cathedral of Washington there has taken place the commemorative event, the speech was made by two former American presidents — George Bush Jr. and Barack Obama. The current president of the USA Donald Trump hasn't been invited to one farewell action with McCain. At the same time, members of his administration, including his daughter Ivanka Trump, have attended a ceremony in Cathedral. In the U. S. Congress on Friday the speech was also made by the vice-president Mike Pence.

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