Today we are celebrating 77 years since the liberation of Ukraine from the fascist invaders
Day of liberation of Ukraine from fascist invaders / Photo: Collage: Today
Every year on October 28, Ukraine celebrates the Day of Liberation from Nazi Invaders. This public holiday is dedicated to the ending East Carpathian operation during the Second World War, when German troops were expelled from the territory of Ukraine. In 2021, the holiday falls on Monday.
Day of liberation of Ukraine from fascist invaders: history
At the official level, the liberation of Ukraine from the Nazi conquerors is already noted more than 10 years.
According to the presidential decree “On the Day of Liberation of Ukraine from Nazi Invaders”, in 2009 year an official holiday was established in the country.
Its main goal is universal honoring the liberation of Ukraine from the fascist invaders, as well as the heroic deed of our people during the Second World War.
The liberation of Ukraine from the Nazi invaders was carried out by forces four Ukrainian fronts between January 1943 and October 1944. In total, the Soviet Armed Forces on the territory of the Ukrainian Republic carried out 15 offensive strategic and front-line operations, the most significant of which are:
- Belgorod-Kharkov – from 3 to 23 August 1943;
- Donbass – from August 13 to September 22, 1943;
- Battle of the Dnieper – from August 26 to December 23, 1943;
- Dnieper-Carpathian – from December 24, 1943 to April 17, 1944;
- Lviv-Sandomierz – from July 13 to August 29, 1944;
- East Carpathian – from September 8 to October 28, 1944.
On October 28, 1944, after the liberation of Uzhgorod, Ukraine expelled the Nazi invaders during World War II.
Day of liberation of Ukraine from fascist invaders: thematic cards, pictures and photos
October 28 – Day of liberation of Ukraine from fascist invaders / Photo: collage Today
Congratulations on the Day of Liberation of Ukraine from Nazi Invaders / Photo: Collage Today
The holiday of the liberation of Ukraine from the fascist invaders / Photo: collage Today
Ukraine, Happy Liberation Day from Nazi Invaders / Photo: Collage Today
October 28 in Ukraine – Day of liberation from fascist invaders / Photo: collage Today
Previously, we published the calendar of church holidays and fasts in October-2021.