Petro Poroshenko congratulated Muslims of Ukraine on Eid al-Adha. About it reported in a press-service of the Ukrainian President.
“I sincerely congratulate you on Eid al-Fitr the most significant Islamic holiday that inspires to do good, to be sacrificial and merciful. In the Ukrainian society highly valued the contribution of the Muslim community in political and public life of the state, his active Patriotic position in the struggle for the sovereignty of Ukraine”, – said Poroshenko.
He wished Ukrainian Muslims peace, prosperity and success in all endeavours for the benefit of Ukraine.
Eid al-Adha, the annual Muslim feast of sacrifice, celebrated on 10 th of 12th month of the lunar calendar, combined with the Hajj (religious pilgrimage of Muslims to Mecca). Is celebrated 70 days after Eid ul-Fitr.