Recognizing a role and value of the Ukrainian liberation movement of the XX century in obtaining independence by Ukraine, for the purpose of worthy celebration of its participants, renewal of national memory and historical justice the President of UkraineVictor Yushchenkoyesterday, on November 19, I signed the Decree No. 946/2009 "About additional actions for recognition of the Ukrainian liberation movement of the XX century".
According to this Decree it was entrusted to regional and city public administrations to organize with the assistance of representatives of public organizations, student's and student's youth work on search and collection of information, documents, attestations of eyewitnesses on events and the places connected with the Ukrainian liberation movement of the XX century. This information will be transferred then to the Ukrainian institute of national memory.
The president also charged to promote activities of public organizations, scientific institutions and scientists for research of a perspective of the Ukrainian liberation movement of the XX century.