- On October, 14, 2011 all cossacks of
"International Union of Cossack Forces" celebrated in the
countries and regions the holiday of Holy Protection of Holy Mother
– know as the Day of the Cossacks.
In most temples of Poltava region festive
services and events took place with the participation of local
bodies - hundreds, kurens, regiments of "International Union of
The German cossacks of "International
Union of Cossack Forces" on the Day of the cossacks conducted
the row of festive events in Bavaria and laid flowers to the monument
to the lost Ukrainian cossacks.
The Russian cossacks of the Kaliningrad
regiment of "International Union of Cossack Forces"
traditionally celebrated the cossack holiday in the circle of
The Odesa regiment of "International Union
of Cossack Forces" also decently celebrated the Day of the
cossacks, not only on earth but also in the sky.
In Volyn Cossack Regiment, with a main office
in College of technologies and business of Volyn National University
named after Lesia Ukrainka in Lutsk, initiation in cossacks of IUCF
and conferment of cossack ranks took place. Head Ataman of regiment
Smirnov S.V. handed Universal and certification of colonel of IUCF to
the director of the College Scheblyuk Stanislav .
WE CONGRATULATE ALL COSSACKS WITH THE HOLIDAY