March 29, 2017, in Odessa, st. Kanatnaya, 83, a solemn event dedicated to the “INDEPENDENCE DAY OF TUNISIA,” occurred. Representatives of various diasporas and minorities, public and political figures, representatives of the media, and many others took part. The organizers were: the International Congress for the Protection of the Rights and Freedoms of Citizens “Shield” and the Tunisian Diaspora in Odessa.
During the event, the following speakers spoke: President of the International Organization “Shield” – Professor Daher Saleh Muhamed, representative of the Tunisian diaspora in Odesa – Dr. Tarek Aloui, Vice-President of the Organization “Shield” – Matyakin Alexander Georgievich, Editor-in-chief of the information portal UKRAINE PO-ARABSKI – others Mohammad Farjallah, head of the ORO of the National Union of Journalists of Ukraine – Yuriy Anatolyevich Rabotin, the authorized representative of the Palestinian Diaspora in the city of Odesa – Dr. Hussein Walid, as well as the chairman of the board of the All-Ukrainian public organization “Diaspora of the Chechen People” – Salman Ayubovich Yadav.
At the end of the event, guests were treated to a buffet table with traditional dishes of the national cuisine of Tunisia.