Thirty years ago, on December 1, 1991, an event of monumental consequence occurred. With 84 percent of eligible voters in Ukraine going to the polls, an overwhelming 91 percent cast their ballots in favor of independence. They also elected Leonid Kravchuk as the country’s president. The emergence of the Soviet Union’s second largest republic as…...
Witnessing history 30 years ago
By Orest Deychakiwsky9 Mins ReadUpdated: