Soviet Union

5 Dec, 2022 14:51
Withdrawal of nuclear weapons from Russia during the collapse of the USSR was considered unrealistic, – historian Serhii Plokhii

‘Bukvy’ spoke with History professor Serhii Plokhii, one of the leading researchers of Eastern Europe, the author of famous books and the director of the Ukrainian Research Institu ...

4 May, 2022 10:42
Dramatic drop in nostalgia for Soviet Union among Ukrainians- new poll findings

Back in the USSR? Thanks, but no.  A new poll by Rating group found that the number of Ukrainians pining for the Soviet Union times has hit the new, record, low as only 11% of resp ...

18 May, 2021 08:26
Ukraine remembers Crimea’s Tatars genocide

Ukraine marks the anniversary of mass deportation of Crimean Tatars ordered by the Soviet regime - 180,014 of them were forced into exile in three-day operation that started on May 18, 1944.