Holodomor

Holodomor

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  • Holodomor: How Millions Of Ukrainians Died of Starvation During Stalin-Era Mass Famine

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  • Holodomor: The planned starvation of millions of Ukranians

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  • Holodomor survivor tells his story

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  • Collectivisation and the Ukrainian Famine - History Matters (Short Animated Documentary)

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  • The Holodomor - One Minute History

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The Holodomor was a man-made famine in Soviet Ukraine in 1932 and 1933 that killed millions of Ukrainians. It is also known as the Terror-Famine and Famine-Genocide in Ukraine, and sometimes referred to as the Great Famine or The Ukrainian Genocide of 1932–33. It was part of the wider Soviet famine of 1932–33, which affected the major grain-producing areas of the country. During the Holodomor, millions of inhabitants of Ukraine, the majority of whom were ethnic Ukrainians, died of starvation in a peacetime catastrophe unprecedented in the history of Ukraine. Since 2006, the Holodomor has been recognized by Ukraine and 15 other countries as a genocide of the Ukrainian people carried out by the Soviet government.

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