Zhovkva Town Council has awarded the title of honorary citizen to Stepan Bandera, the leader of the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (OUN), the press service of Lviv regional organization of the Svoboda All Ukrainian Association has reported.
Earlier, at the initiative of Svoboda deputies, two other towns in Zhovkivsky district - Dubliany and Rava-Ruska - also supported a decision by Lviv Regional Council to award the title of honorary citizen to Bandera.
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