A resident of Warsaw Shimon Kosikowski every year comes in Volyns'kyi square of the Polish capital. Here, the monument to the victims of the Volyn massacre is engraved the name of the village Gurov, whose population almost completely destroyed the Ukrainian nationalists in the summer of 1943. There were killed the father of her unborn Shimon.
Ancestors of Simon Moscovskogo were simple peasants, and almost never left his native village Gurov. "My father and mother worked all her life in the field, like their ancestors, cared for the cattle. They are absolutely not involved in politics, and I'm sure, had nothing against the Ukrainians," - said the Agency interlocutor.
The memory of the victims of the Volyn massacre was commemorated in Poland on Saturday, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
The culmination of the events of 1943, which is called Volyn massacre, is considered to be July 11 - the day of Ukrainian nationalists simultaneously attacked about 150 Polish villages. Polish historians regard the Volyn massacre as genocide and ethnic cleansing and declare the death, according to various estimates, from 100 to 130 thousand people.
The mayor of the Ukrainian city of Kherson has placed billboards, on which congratulates citizens with the anniversary of the "proclamation of Ukrainian state" June 30, 1941, as an illustration, presents a newspaper clipping with a statement of the OUN ("the organization of Ukrainian nationalists", whose military wing UPA* banned in Russia) about the close cooperation with Hitler, informs on Friday the Internet-the edition "Strenia".
"Kherson mayor Vladimir Nikolaenko congratulated citizens on the anniversary of the "proclamation of Ukrainian state" 30 June 1941, declaring close collaboration with Hitler", - said the publication on its website.
The Western patrons of Kiev do not pay attention to manifestations of neo-Nazism and xenophobia in Ukraine, and the recent evidence of violent acts by nationalists and is not reflected in the report of Joint monitoring mission of the OSCE, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the organization of Alexander Lukashevich.
"Unfortunately, at this stage it is necessary to observe only the indulgence Russophobic and nationalist manifestations in the political life of Ukraine", - said Lukashevich, the text of the speech which the online session of the OSCE Permanent Council leads the website of the Russian foreign Ministry.