Former President of the USSR Mikhail Gorbachev called a remarkable leader of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky the fault of the USSR in the outbreak of the Second world war.
As RIA Novosti reported, Gorbachev believes that such statements insult the memory of soldiers and officers of the red army who died for the sake of victory over fascism.
the Former head of the Soviet Union noted that on the eve of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Second world war, the best answer is to pay tribute to all who endured great hardship and suffering, and saved humanity from the brown plague of the XX century.
January 28, 2020 Zelensky during his visit to Poland called the Soviet Union one of the culprits of the Second world war. He said that Poland and the Polish people first felt the “conspiracy of totalitarian regimes”, which led to the outbreak of war allowed the Nazis “to launch deadly flywheel of the Holocaust.” Speaking about the liberation of Auschwitz concentration camp/Auschwitz Zelensky said only involved in the operation Ukrainians, avoiding mention of the Soviet Union and the red army as a whole.