Poroshenko urges Austria to recognize Holodomor as genocide of Ukrainian nation

Source : 112 Ukraine

The Ukrainian leader and head of the Austrian Parliament Wolfgang Sobotka negotiated in Vienna, where the President came with a working visit
22:58, 8 February 2018

112 Agency

Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko and chairman of the Austrian Parliament Wolfgang Sobotka discussed a wide range of political issues, including the situation in Donbas and the importance of anti-Russian sanctions.

‘The president also thanked Austrian leaders for humanitarian assistance, which is supposed to help cope with the consequences of the Russian aggression in Donbas,’ Poroshenko’s press service said.

Related: Trade between Ukraine and Austria grew by 17% in 2017 - Poroshenko

Besides, the head of the Ukrainian state urged the Austrian parliament to recognize the Holodomor of 1932-1933 as the genocide of the Ukrainian nation.

Currently, 14 countries officially consider the Holodomor the genocide of the Ukrainian nation.

Related: Poroshenko announces visit of Austrian president to Ukraine in March

Система Orphus

If you find an error, highlight the desired text and press Ctrl + Enter, to tell about it

see more