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Ukrainian fencer, Olympic champion Olga Harlan, who was disqualified after the fight with Anna Smirnova for refusing to shake the Russian woman's hand, touchingly thanked the soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine for their protection.
The corresponding short video from& #39;appeared on the network.
In a short video, Olga with tears in her eyes thanks the Ukrainian defenders, who have been protecting Ukraine from the Russian invasion for the ninth year.
< em>"Yes, I cry! Thank you, thank you, guys, it's great that you protect us,” said Olga and burst into tears.
We would like to add that after the fair act of the Ukrainian athlete and the unfair decision of the federation, Olga was supported by thousands of Ukrainians who expressed her passion on social media pages.
Prepared by: Serhiy Daga