US state of Wyoming recognizes Holodomor as genocide of Ukrainian people
Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States Oksana Markarova states that Wyoming became the 32nd state to recognize the Holodomor of 1932-1933 as genocide of the Ukrainian people
She wrote about this on Facebook.
"Wyoming became the 32nd state to recognize the Holodomor of 1932-33 as genocide of the Ukrainian people and proclaimed November as the month of remembrance of the Ukrainian Holodomor-Genocide. I thank Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon for his solidarity with Ukraine," Markarova wrote.
She also thanked the Ukrainian community in the United States for an active campaign to commemorate the victims of the Holodomor by organizing educational events.
Earlier in October, the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe recognized the Holodomor as genocide of the Ukrainian people.
Other countries and organizations that have recognized the Holodomor as genocide of the Ukrainian people include: Italy, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, the United Kingdom, Slovenia, France, Australia, Belgium, Belarus, Bulgaria, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Ecuador, Estonia, Ireland, Italy, Georgia, Germany, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Moldova, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, the United States, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Iceland, Croatia, Slovakia, Wales, the European Parliament and the Baltic Assembly.