In Memoriam – Yevhen Sverstiuk
In Memoriam – Yevhen Sverstiuk (1928-2014)
The Ukrainian World Congress deeply mourns the death of a great son of the Ukrainian nation – Yevhen Sverstiuk, prominent Ukrainian writer, philosopher, dissident and human rights activist.
The death of Yevhen Sverstiuk is a great loss for both Ukraine and the Ukrainian diaspora. Ukrainians around the world remember Yevhen Sverstiuk as an invincible member of the national-democratic movement who, with dignity, survived Soviet repressions and labor camps, a member of the December First Initiative Group, and a community activist who, to the last days of his life, remained faithful to Ukraine and its people.
The Ukrainian World Congress expresses sincere condolences on the death of Yevhen Sverstiuk.