Ukraine passes Poland 60,000 documents on Soviet repressions

Source : 112 Ukraine

These materials are studied now; the access to them will be opened at the beginning of 2019
14:40, 23 November 2018

Polish Radio

The Institute of National Remembrance of Poland got about 60,000 pages of the document on the Soviet repressions of the Poles in the 1930s in the result of the cooperation with the Ukrainian archives as Polske Radio reported.

“This time we got the evidence of the victims and all documented processes of their arrest and next conviction.  It is impressive materials not only for the historians but also for the family of the victims. We could not help them to this day but now we can,” Mazhena Kruk, the Director of Archive of the Polish Institute of National Remembrance said.

Related: Slovak girl killed by Soviet soldier in 1944, declared saint

The pass of the digital copies of the materials is the result of the agreement signed by the Institute of National Remembrance of Poland and the Ukrainian state regional archives in Odesa, Vinnytsia and Khmelnytsky.

Related: Czech Republic recognizes Soviet troops enter in 1968 as occupation

On November 24, Ukraine will honor the memory of the victims of Holodomors. Traditionally, on Saturday, the worship services will take place and the symbolic pots with the grain and candles will be laid to the memorable signs.

Система Orphus

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

see more
latest news
editor's choice