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Ukraine in World War Two

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 -...

“Ukraine in WWII” documentary. Narrated by Jack Palance

"The film "Between Hitler and Stalin" chronicles the struggle between the Nazi and Soviet regimes, from a Ukrainian perspective....

John Steinbeck depicts Ukrainians and their difference from Russians

Different looks, heartiness “Everyone had told us it would be different once we got outside of...

Moscow myth about “great Kursk tank battle” exposed

"The battle of Prokhorovka was steeped in Soviet legend (and myth) for many decades. This remained the case until...

The biggest tank battle of all time took place in Ukraine on June 23,...

"Nazi Germany invaded the Soviet Union on June 22, 1941. Beginning on June 23 between Dubno, Lutsk and Brody...

Kiev’s Independence Square (Maidan) as seen by John Steinbeck after WW2, 1947

“We tried to read a little of the plane, and promptly went to sleep. And when we were awakened,...

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...

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,...

Ukrainian Alexei Berest hoists Victory Banner over Reichstag on May 01, 1945

" On 30 April 1945, after long days of street combat in Berlin, the 150th Division attacked the Reichstag. On 1...

Ukrainian-American Sgt. Michael Strank was 1 of 6 Marines who raised flag on Mt....

" Michael Strank (November 10, 1919 – March 1, 1945) was a United States Marine Corps sergeant who was killed...

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