Historical note on the U.S. government position regarding the Holodomor as genocide
Historical note on the U.S. government position regarding the Holodomor as genocide as of December 2018:
by Lana Babij
2018 was a breakthrough year with regard to the U.S. government, through Congressional resolutions, recognizing the Holodomor in Ukraine as an act of genocide. Both the Senate in S.Res. 435 (115th) and the House of Representatives in H.Res. 931 (115th) passed identical “simple resolutions” that included that recognition in the body of the legislation.
Among the 5 concluding statements of each resolution, it is stated that the Congressional body passing the resolution: