Ambassador Sumi and his wife attanded Spring Festival in Zhytomyr

  On April 21 the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Hennadii Zubko invited Ambassador Sumi and his wife to visit Zhytomyr and attend the Spring Festival. Although the sakura trees, which were planted last spring in the framework of the Year of Japan in Ukraine, have not started blooming yet, Mykhailivska Street was nicely decorated with Japanese and Ukrainian flags. Various entertainments were held, and the street was full of local people warmly welcoming Ambassador Sumi and his wife.