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Kiev-Pechersk Lavra and central Kiev were blown up by the Soviet sappers

John Steinbeck was deceived – the fact is that Kiev was blown up by the Soviets on September 24-28,...

John Steinbeck describes the ruins of Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, St. Sophia and sarcophagus of Yaroslav...

"We went from this little plaster city, so new that it has not even been built yet, to the...

John Steinbeck describes post-WW2 Ukraine. (1947 Kiev trip)

Excerpts are from “A Russian Journal” written by John Steinbeck after his trip with a famous war photographer Robert...

Trump and Johnson may attend WW2 ceremonies in Kyiv – The Guardian

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Another option is to balance attendance in Moscow with participation in rival ceremonies being held in Ukraine on the...

Ivan Kharchenko personally defused more than 1500 bombs weighing more than 500 kilograms each...

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A Soviet Army Military engineering Colonel and Hero of the Soviet Union, Kharchenko continued his military service...

During his speech at a dinner in Kiev in 1972, President Nixon named Kiev...

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As I think of a way to describe our feelings on this occasion, I noted that in history--and this...

Strongest Soviet invasion Army of WW2. What was it doing in Ukraine in 1940...

In the previous article on this site about the Largest Tank Battle of WW2 which took place near a...

Death Match with Nazis, Three Best Players of the World, Top-10 Coach Ever –...

Dynamo Kiev is not just the best and most titled football team in the former Soviet Union or Eastern Europe -...

History as a Weapon in Russia’s War on Ukraine, – Atlantic Council

"We learn that “the Russians” suffered twenty-seven million losses before taking Berlin. Meanwhile, there is scant reference to the...

How Moscow bred Hitler

In approximately 10 weeks the whole Russia will be in its usual frenzy for this part of the year....

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