Ivan Drach, a noted Ukrainian writer who was at the forefront of the Ukrainian literary revival initiated by the Shestydesiatnyky and the first leader of Rukh, the National Movement of Ukraine, died on June 19 at the age of 81. Sources in Kyiv said he passed away in Feofaniya Hospital, after a serious illness. Ivan…...
Ivan Drach, renowned writer, and first leader of Rukh, 81
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