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Galicia - Halychyna - Wikipedia

History of Galicia by the Toronto Ukrainian Genealogy Group

History of Ukrainian Galicia

Ukrainian-Polish War in Galicia  Encyclopedia of Ukraine

Ukrainian Division Galicia  World War 11 infoukes.com

Three Stories of Galicia  -  DVD Documentary Movie

Political History of Galicia - Volhynia

Sixty years after the Second World War, the conflict is still going on in Galicia.  It remains in the hearts of people, in the painful memories that did not get a chance to heal and in the hurtful stories that are still passed on from one generation to the next.  The Soviet regime that dominated the region until the beginning of the 90s did not allow people to talk about what had happened to them, to their loved ones or to their neighbors.  The wounds that were not exposed never got a chance to heal. As a matter of fact, in the USSR, the entire history of the region was re-written in order to serve the myth created by the Soviet ideology. Read more

http://www.threestoriesofgalicia.com/more-about-galicia/#

Watch and listen to the stories first hand from the three eyewitnesses:

Aharon Weis was 12 years old when the Nazis invaded Boryslav

When the Soviets invaded Ukraine, Olia Ilkiv, a 27-year-old

Raised as a patriotic Pole, Stanislav Bartminski became a priest

We encourage you to purchase this DVD it is well worth watching.

 

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