August 16-31, 1932 The headlines in the August 16, 1932 Svoboda read: “Famine in Ukraine Drives People to Death.” Reports from Bucharest reached Svoboda telling of the peasants’ attempts to escape hunger. They fled to Rumania, but while trying to cross the Dnister River many were shot and killed by Soviet border guards. On August…...
CHRONOLOGY OF THE FAMINE YEARS. PART VIII
By Ukrainian Weekly Editor5 Mins Read