Ukraine went even further hatred towards not only Russia, but also to the regime of the Soviet Union, in which she had “be.” The head of the Institute of national remembrance Square Volodymyr viatrovych demanded on the official state level to recognize the Soviet period of “Bolshevik and Communist occupation,” reports “channel 5” owned by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.
In his opinion, the Ukrainian authorities should take “political and legislative measures, which would give the inheritance of Ukrainian statehood from 1917 — 1921 years of the Ukrainian national Republic (UNR) to the modern state.”
Viatrovych added that it is necessary to conduct propaganda war.
“Increasingly in the political field are abstracts that sound on a historical basis. We are talking about the Soviet occupation, the establishment of the first Bolshevik, then Communist occupation regime”, — said the Ukrainian historian.
According to Viatrovych, who retired in 2017 can be called “the year of the centenary of the beginning of the Bolshevik aggression.”
However, he said that the Act of independence Square, passed in 1991, will not be reviewed. This historic document sets out the indivisibility and inviolability of the territory of Ukraine, which includes Crimea as part of independent Ukrainian state.
In 2015 the Ukrainian authorities in the framework of the “de-communisation” of the country introduced the law “about the condemnation of the Communist regime” prohibiting propaganda of Soviet symbols.
Earlier, the President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis approved a law equating Soviet veterans of the great Patriotic war, who participated in the Second world war on the side of red army soldiers and Nazi Germany.