December 17, 2022, 15:14 – Public News Service – OSN

President’s wife Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, Elena was unable to break the champagne on the side of the Hetman Ivan Mazepa corvette during its launch. The solemn ceremony took place on October 2, but symbolic footage appeared only now.

It was Zelenskaya who was entrusted with breaking a bottle on the side. But the first lady of Ukraine failed her responsible mission, writes Readovka. The vessel remained intact, among sailors it is considered a bad omen.

The construction of Hetman Ivan Mazepa is provided by the MILGEM project. It is funded by the Turkish Navy. The first corvette for Kyiv was laid down in Ankara in September 2021. Hetman Ivan Mazepa is one of the four Ada-class ships.

Earlier, the Public News Service reported that the drones of the Ukrainian army would not be able to fly to Moscow. This was stated by military expert Yuri Knutov, arguing about whether the Armed Forces of Ukraine can use modernized Soviet UAV Tu-141 “Strizh” against the Russian capital.