photo - My Modern Met Photography is one of the best ways to preserve traditions, and that is just what Slavic workshop Treti Pivni (translated as Third Rooster) is doing with their series of women and children in traditional Ukrainian headdresses.
Area unknown, but is early war, and could even be the Soviet Union, where many people, especially in Ukraine, welcomed the Germans. Life under the the Communist regime had been brutal, with millions of Ukrainians dying of starvation enforced upon them by Stalin.
As Kiev violence escalates, opposition leader says 'a foreign power' wants to divide Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk suggests that behind government crackdown lies a plan to stamp out democracy and break off Russian east
the_ww2_memoirs German tanks and infantry attack Soviet positions on the Eastern Front, June, 1941. On June 22nd, Operation Barbarossa had just commenced, artillery and air strikes began on Soviet targets at 4:30 AM, quickly proceeded by the Panzer corps. The Wehrmacht were crossing the border into the Soviet Union later in the morning as well, virtually unopposed. They totally caught the Soviets off guard capturing over 300,000 prisoners in the first weeks! This also caused many deaths for…
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