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Rainbow flag waves over Ukraine's highest statue to mark Kyiv pride

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Rainbow flag waves over Ukraine's highest statue to mark Kyiv pride

Rainbow flag waves over Ukraine's highest statue to mark Kyiv pride

Drone carrying rainbow flag flies over Motherland monument as Ukrainian LGBTQ activists mark Kyiv pride month

VIDEO SHOWS: DRONE FLYING OVER CARRYING RAINBOW FLAG/ RAINBOW FLAG WAVING NEXT TO MOTHERLAND MONUMENT RESENDING WITH COMPLETE SCRIPT SHOWS: KYIV, UKRAINE (JUNE 21, 2020) (KYIV PRIDE - ACCESS ALL) 1.

DRONE FLYING OVER, CARRYING RAINBOW FLAG / DRONE WITH RAINBOW FLAG APPROACHING MOTHERLAND MONUMENT 2.

VARIOUS OF RAINBOW FLAG WAVING NEXT TO SWORD HELD BY MOTHERLAND STATUE STORY: Ukrainian LGBTQ community celebrated human rights equality on Sunday (June 21) by launching a drone that flew over the country's capital with a rainbow flag attached to it.

Video released by Kyiv Pride NGO featured a flag waving at over 100-meter height next to the Motherland Monument, Ukraine's highest statue.

Due to the coronavirus restrictions, an annual pride march was replaced with a series of online events, including the video posted on Kyiv Pride Facebook page.

Pride marches in Ukraine regularly attract counter protests by right-wing and religious activists, and LGBTQ activists say homophobia remains widespread in the country.

(Production: Margaryta Chornokondratenko)




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