The famine of 1932-1933: who’s to blame?

Andrey Marchukov, Research fellow, Institute of Russian history, Russian Academy of Sciences

1977 - Born in Moscow
1999 - Graduates, Moscow State University
2003 - Research fellow, Institute of Russian History, Russian Academy of Sciences
2004 - Receives PhD in history, Institute of Russian History, Russian Academy of Sciences

Addressing MPs at the Council of Europe, Ukraine’s Prime Minister urged European law makers to recognize the famine of 1932-1933 as an act of genocide against the Ukrainian people. But what really happened to food supplies in the USSR between 1932 and 1933? To answer this question, we’re joined in the studio by the historian Andrey Marchukov.