Monday, December 13, 2004

Not the first time?

Askold Krushelnycky in Kiev
The Independent, London, United Kingdom, Sun, Dec 13, 2004
http://news.independent.co.uk/europe/story.jsp?story=592525
 
There are historical precedents. Soviet intelligence agents were responsible
for the shooting in a Paris church in 1924 of the leader of a short-lived
Ukrainian state, Symon Petlyura. Ukraine's most prominent post-war
nationalist leader, Stepan Bandera, was assassinated in Munich in 1959
by a pistol firing a poisonous mist which brought on a heart attack.

 

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