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Poroshenko called McCain the hero of Ukraine - RIA Novosti, 9/1/2018


President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. Archival photo
MOSCOW, 1 Sep — RIA Novosti. The president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has participated in a ceremony of farewell to the American senator John McCain, having thanked him for support of the country, is reported on the official site of the head of state. © AP Photo/Patrick Semansky NBC has shown dance of half-naked men after news about death of Makkeynav the performance the Ukrainian president has emphasized that McCain was "great friend" of Kiev and the fighter for "ideals of democracy and freedom". According to Poroshenko, senator was remembered to Ukrainians by the fact that "at a temperature minus of 26 degrees he left undressed" on the Maidan. "You — the real hero of America, but you and the real hero of Ukraine" — Poroshenko has concluded. Senator from Arizona John McCain has died on August 25 at the age of 81 year. For a year he fought against an aggressive form of cancer of brain. © McCain in the farewell address has criticized AP Photo/Cliff Owen to the politician Trampamakkeyn was one of the most influential and authoritative politicians in the USA. Since 1982 he was a member of the House of Representatives, and then senator. The politician had reputation of "hawk" and took extremely hard line in relation to Moscow, constantly criticizing Russian government. He, in particular, supported extension of sanctions. McCain called Russia "the gas station masking under the country".

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