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Solzhenitsyn: Western countries are not faced with a distortion of history

April 2 2008

Russian writer Alexander Solzhenitsyn condemned attempts to present the Ukrainian politicians to convince the world that hunger is a 30-ies, called the Holodomor was a genocide directed only against the Ukrainian nation. A Western countries to which they appeal, just not experienced in its history with "monstrous distortions of historical events that were in the Soviet Union.

In the article "embroil native peoples?" Published in the newspaper Izvestia, a Nobel laureate Alexander Solzhenitsyn said that "since 1917, we Soviet people, which only shameless, though meaningless, lies not able to hear and obediently swallow .

In particular, the writer mentions the Bolshevik version of the dispersal of the Constituent Assembly and the October revolution.

"And the Great Famine of 1921, the Urals, the Volga and the interior of European Russia, then shook our country! He mowed down millions of people, only the word "Famine" has not used ", - writes Solzhenitsyn.

He notes that "the Communist elite seemed enough to write off that hunger for natural drought, and brutal robbery of the peasant people of the grain procurements and did not remember."

"And in 1932-33, when a similar Great Famine in Ukraine and Kuban, kompartiynaya tip (the seat quite a few Ukrainians) cost the same silence and concealment. And nobody is not thought wise violent activists of the CPSU (b) and the Communist Youth League that it is a planned destruction was the Ukrainians ", - writes Solzhenitsyn.

According to the writer, "a provocative outcry about" genocide "began to emerge decades later - first secretly, in the musty chauvinistic minds, viciously opposed to" Muscovites "- and now vznessya and in government circles is now Ukraine, therefore, perehlestnuvshie and dashing zaverty Bolshevik agitprop? ".
Meanwhile, as noted by Alexander Solzhenitsyn, the inhabitants of western countries to which the appeal Ukrainian politicians not faced in its history with the "monstrous distortions of historical events, such as those that occurred in the former Soviet Union. "They had no reason to accumulate protective immunity against neohvatnoy audacity and scope of such a lie," - emphasizes the writer.

"" To the parliaments of the world! "- Yes to Western ears, such a fierce podtravka will be easiest, they are in our history has never penetrated, they give me a ready fable, though mad" - quoted Alexander Solzhenitsyn's "Interfax" referring to the newspaper Izvestia.

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