23, 2017, an event dedicated to the 85th anniversary of the Holodomor
in Ukraine of 1932-33 was held at the premises of the Cine Studio of the
University of Nicosia.
event an action drama film "Bitter Harvest" was screened and photo
archive exhibition dedicated to the Famine Genocide against Ukraine was
gathered many representatives of the Cypriot and Ukrainian community, diplomats
speech at the beginning of the event, H.E. Ambassador of Ukraine Borys Humeniuk emphasized the
necessity of spreading the information about this horrible crime against the
Ukrainian people, highlighted the main causes and preconditions of Stalin's
policy towards the Ukrainian nation, and called on everyone to honor the memory
of innocent people executed by famine by the Soviet Communist regime.
events in Cyprus will be continued on November 25 and 26 in Limassol and
Nicosia with the evening requiem and lighting the candle in memory of the
millions of innocent people killed by Stalin’s regime. Father Taras Ostafiiv will hold a
memorial service in the Maronite church for the
victims of Holodomor in Ukraine.