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Harold Hardrada while serving as the commander of the Byzantine Varangian Guard, sent his...

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" When he was fifteen years old, in 1030, Harald fought in the Battle of Stiklestad together with his half-brother Olaf Haraldsson (later...

Ukrainian Cossacks – the power of Freedom. (Quotes from a Harvard Professor’s book)

It's Harvard Professor Serhii Plokhy this time with the book "The Gates of Europe: The History of Ukraine"  

Name “Russia” as cover-up of Muscovy’s shameful history

Starting 1240 Moscow became not just a vassal to Golden Horde, but a COLLECTOR of the tribute from the...

During his speech at a dinner in Kiev in 1972, President Nixon named Kiev...

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As I think of a way to describe our feelings on this occasion, I noted that in history--and this...

+ULFBERH+T sword that most likely belonged to Kyiv King Sviatoslav the Brave

The sword was accidentally fished out from the Dnieper in 2011 at the spot where Sviatoslav died In battle...

Russia and Ukraine are locked in a legal dispute over ancient gold, – NBC

"AMSTERDAM — Ukraine and Russia are locked in another heated battle over Crimea. But this dispute is...

Ukraine celebrates anniversary of Kyiv Rus Christianization

"Kyivan Rus, baptized by the prince Volodymyr the Great, Yaroslav the Wise and his daughter, the queen of France,...

Putin says Ukraine joined Russia in 1645 which is a multiple level lie. (Quotes...

"Ukraine became part of the Russian Empire in 1645. Three regions, if we speak modern language: Kiev, Chernigov and...

A mysterious Trypillya culture in Ukraine was older than the Egyptian one. It constructed...

There was a mysterious culture in Eastern Europe between 5,500 to 2,700 BC which constructed sophisticated, organized, densely-populated settlements...

Term “Little Russia” and the beginning of occupation of Ukraine (Quotes from a Yale...

Just last week a Ukrainian historian and politician stated that it has come a time to name the time...

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