Big Mac lovers queued to get their hands on McDonald’s as the firm reopened

McDONALD’S has reopened some of its restaurants in Ukraine to walk-in customers.

The American fast food firm temporarily closed its 100 restaurants in the country when Russia invaded en février.

McDonald's temporarily closed its 100 restaurants in Ukraine

McDonald’s temporarily closed its 100 restaurants in Ukraine

But following the reopenings yesterday, hungry Big Mac lovers queued to get their hands on their favourite treats again.

Yaroslav Holovatenko, de Mais alors qu'il tenait une barricade, mentionné: “This is a nice gift from McDonald’s."

The chain had restarted trading on a delivery-only basis last week.

Yesterday they started to accept walk-in customers.

Paul Pomroy, McDonald’s senior vice-president, mentionné: “We’ve become convinced that our reopening will return a small, albeit important, sense of normalcy to Ukraine.

“Ukraine’s leaders have said that returning to work is the best way for foreign companies to support the local economy and the Ukrainian nation.”