To reduce the acceptance of corruption among citizens and draw Ukrainians’ attention to the problems of bribery. Such goals have been defined by the Ukrainian chapter of the global anti-corruption network Transparency International and the Ministry of Information Policy of Ukraine in the Memorandum on Cooperation.

“Let us all, each from our own standpoint, personally and collectively, work to de-escalate tension and cultivate dialogue and mutual understanding, so that the dark chapters of the early 20th century will never reappear before us,” he stressed

 

In his last appearance in St. Peter’s before his historic mission to Myanmar, Pope Francis remembered Ukraine

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Women were pirates, too 2017/11/28 15:23:26

As women take a more prominent place in the world, history teaches us that anyone who doubted what women could do were off-base from the beginning

 

Illustration: Pirates Ann Bonny and Mary Read depicted in 1724

 

"Not recognizing the Holodomor is as immoral as denying the Holocaust," the president said.

The museum will pay attention to the phenomenon of salvation of Jews and Roma during the Holocaust and the cooperation of local residents with the Nazis. Berkhoff emphasized that collaborationism was not a specifically Ukrainian phenomenon – this was the case in all the occupied territories.

 

The 2017 Annual National Holodomor Commemoration took place on the eve of the 85th anniversary of this human tragedy at St. Patrick Cathedral, New York City on 18 November 2017 with 2,000 people participating.

 

 

Fighting over monuments to the past has become a regular feature inside the countries of the former Soviet bloc and among them as well, with decisions to erect or dismantle this or that statue sparking controversies in many places. But now, such disputes are spreading far beyond the borders of what was that bloc.

 

Russian opera superstar - dubbed the 'Elvis of opera' - loses battle with cancer

 

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