As Europe goes through a nervous breakdown, Ukraine tried to cheer her up and patch-up their rocky relationship by throwing a ball. The golden capital turned its heart blue yesterday with a “European Village” on Khreschatyk street. A parade by “The European Youth of Ukraine” entertained and EU shrinks got the conversation flowing.
In a final attempt to woo, spectacular fireworks light up the dreamy starry-blue night.
But was The Blue Ball enough to reconcile the pair?
With a mid-life crisis, gambling, drinking, dodgy dealing, a possessive Russian ex and a jailed suicidal mistress between them, they’ll need more than grand gestures and diplomatic therapy to get past this spat!
Click for video of UA’s romantic (and shaky) date with EU: