Tag Archives: historical memory

Ukraine | Nazi glorification continues in West Ukraine

In West Ukraine on July 22 Nazi SS division Galychyna was commemorated by local authorities. Funny that it was commemorated on the anniversary of the battle of Brody when it was crushed by the Red Army. Commemoration took part in Lviv. But an interesting fact is that some US citizens and former Ukrainian SS came here to participate in the event. Former and contemporary Nazis celebrated their festive date burying the remains of the four dead SS fighters with an honor guard.

Russia | La majorité des Russes refusent que soit glorifiée la mémoire de Nikolaï Romanov

81:19 en faveur des bolcheviks

https://kprf.ru/pravda/issues/2018/74/article-61920/

La « PRAVDA » a déjà noté que dans un contexte social marqué par le rejet massif de la réforme des retraites, les autorités ont tout intérêt à rester discrètes au sujet du 100e anniversaire du déclenchement de la guerre civile en Russie.

Ukraine | Cooperation with Hitler has been glorified in the Ukrainian parliament

On July 5, an exhibition of newspapers edited by Ukrainian radical nationalists has been opened in the Ukrainian parliament, in one newspaper Adolf Hitler is glorified.

The exposition is called “Restoration of Ukrainian statehood during the Second World War” and is dedicated to the 77th anniversary of the Act of Restoration of the Ukrainian state proclamation on June 30, 1941, that is, the times of the Nazi occupation.

Greece | Macedonia, Greece Sign ‘Historic’ Name Deal

The Macedonian and Greek Foreign Ministers, Nikola Dimitrov and Nikos Kotzias, in the presence of their countries’ Prime Ministers, Macedonia’s Zoran Zaev and Greece’s Alexis Tsipras, signed a historic agreement aimed at ending the long dispute over Macedonia’s name on Sunday.

Canada | Canadian government comes to the defence of Nazi SS and Nazi collaborators but why?

by David Pugliese

In late April more than 50 members of the U.S. Congress condemned the government of Ukraine’s ongoing efforts to glorify “Nazi collaborators.”

The letter, signed by both Republicans and Democrats, outlined concerns about ongoing ceremonies to glorify leaders of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army as well as 14th SS Galizien Division (aka 1stGalician/Galizien or the 1st Ukrainian Division). “It’s particularly troubling that much of the Nazi glorification in Ukraine is government-supported,” noted the letter to U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan. The letter was initiated by Democratic Reps. Ro Khanna of California and David Cicilline of Rhode Island.