Groysman calls on Ukrainians to honor memory of Holodomor victims and light up candle at home

Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has urged Ukrainians to pay the tribute to the memory of Holodomor victims with a minute of silence and light up a candle at home.

This has been said in a statement of the Head of Government, according to Government’s portal.

"I urge all Ukrainians to pay the tribute to the memory of the victims of famines in Ukraine and to light up a memorial candle at home at 16:00," reads a statement.

The Prime Minister has stressed that the Holodomor of 1932-1933 is one of the largest catastrophes in European history.


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