SBU will present archival documents that reveal the facts of the arrangement in Kano grave of Taras Shevchenko

Sectoral state archive of the security Service of Ukraine will introduce another declassified documents, revealing little-known pages of life of Taras Shevchenko, as well as researchers of his life. About it reports press-the SBU center.

So, the security services will give in Kaniv Taras Shevchenko Museum materials relating to the landmark for Ukraine the figures of Volodymyr Naumenko, a distinguished scientist, cultural and public figure, who made a great contribution to the preservation and promotion of creativity and the memory of the Great Kobzar. Naumenko was arrested and shot together with other victims of Bolshevism.

“Published documents also shed light on interesting facts about the creation of the portrait of Shevchenko the artist Ilya Repin and arrangement in Kano grave of Kobzar”, – stated in the message.

Note that today marks the 204th anniversary of the birth of the great Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko. In this regard, in the capital temporarily cancel the stop of public transport and cover a number of streets.