Senate Committee of the United States recognized the Holodomor 1932 – 1933's genocide of the Ukrainian people
The draft resolution recognizing the Holodomor 1932 – 1933 as genocide of the Ukrainian people condemns the systematic violations of human rights, in particular the rights to self-determination and freedom of speech, committed by the Soviet government against the Ukrainian people.
The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved a resolution that recognizes the Holodomor 1932 – 1933 as the genocide of the Ukrainian people. This information was published on 26 on September Facebook of the Ukrainian Embassy in the USA.
The publication noted that the committee recommended a resolution for approval by the upper house of the US parliament. The draft resolution condemns the systematic violations of human rights, in particular the right to self-determination and freedom of speech, committed by the Soviet government against the Ukrainian people.
The project “expresses its deepest condolences to the victims of the Holodomor and their families, and also calls for the dissemination of information in order to raise awareness in the world about the artificial nature of this tragedy,” the embassy’s social network page says.
The resolution was submitted to 14 in March by senators from the Republican and Democratic parties, led by the co-chairs of the friendship group with Ukraine in the US Senate, Robert Portman and Richard Durbin.
Australia, the Vatican, Georgia, Ecuador, Estonia, Canada, Colombia, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal and Hungary, as well as 12 of the US states, have already recognized the Holodomor as genocide.
November 7 2017 was presented to the US House of Representatives draft resolutiondedicated to the 85 anniversary of the Holodomor in Ukraine, which took place on November 26.
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