Three Legendary Heroes Who May Or May Not Have Existed

"Out of the three Russian folk heroes, the so-called bogatyrs (Ilya Muromets, Dobrynia Nikitich and Alyosha Popvich), Ilya is the most...

Kiev Rus

"Kievan Rus (862-1242 CE) was a medieval political federation located in modern-day Belarus, Ukraine, and part of Russia (the latter...

Ukraine celebrates anniversary of Kyiv Rus Christianization

"Kyivan Rus, baptized by the prince Volodymyr the Great, Yaroslav the Wise and his daughter, the queen of France,...

Lagertha could be a proper symbol of Kiev Rus – Ukraine

Katheryn Winnick - born in Etobicoke, Ontario, and is of Ukrainian descent. She spoke Ukrainian as her first language and did not begin speaking English until she...

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