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85th anniversary of 1932-1933 Holodomor in Ukraine Commemorated at Westminster Abbey in London

24 November 2018, 20:26

On 24 November 2018, a special Evensong was held at the famous Westminster Abbey, decicated to the 85th anniversary of 1932-1933 Holodomor in Ukraine.

Clergy of the Church of England, Ukrainian Catholic Church, and Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church held a memorial service for the innocent victims of genocide of the Ukrainian people.
Ambassador of Ukraine to the UK Natalia Galibarenko laid a wreath to the Innocent Victims Memorial at Westminster Abbey. 85 PLAST scouts lit candles of remembrance.
The commemorative event, jointly organised with the Association of Ukrainians in Great Britain, was attended by representatives of the British Parliament, businesses and a great number of British Ukrainians.