Monument to victims of Holodomor opened in Hungary

On Friday, November 16th Ukrainian ambassador to Hungary Liuba Nepop wrote on her Facebook page that in Hungary in the city of Szeged a monument to those who died during Holodomor (man-made famine in Soviet Ukraine in 1932) was opened.

Nepop noted that the deep symbolic meaning both Hungarian and Ukrainian representative took part the grand opening.

"For me personally it is deeply symbolic that in today 's momentous opening in Szeged remembering those who died in Holodomor in Ukraine 1932-33, commemorating 85 years after the tragedy both Ukrainian and Hungarian representatives took part. I am confident that in all other situations in life, we will stand shoulder to shoulder, together respecting those lost in the tragedy in the past, standing against current and preventing future threats, " she wrote.

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