The Russian empire collapsed
in 1917 & Ukrainian nationalists sought autonomy. Ukrainians were quickly
subdued by the Red
Army & in 1922 the Ukraine became one of the original members of the USSR. Millions of
died while under Soviet control. The world focused on the Ukraine in 1986 when
the Soviets attempted to cover up
a deadly nuclear explosion in a Chernobyl power plant. The
Ukraine shed its status as a Soviet republic in 1991 & declared total
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