Ukraine’s Unity Day marks the anniversary of the unification of eastern and western Ukraine in 1919. It is celebrated on January 22 every year.
When is the Day of Unity of Ukraine (Den Sobornosti) Celebrated?
The unification of Ukraine was sealed with the Unification Act on January 22, 1919.
The Ukrainian People’s Republic and the West Ukrainian People’s Republic decided to unite with the agreement. Since the agreement at St Sophia Square in Kiev each year on January 22, the unification is celebrated and the Day of Unity of Ukraine is also a state holiday.