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A woman crosses herself in front of frescos in memory of the victims... News PhotoAdult,Crisis,Famine,Fresco,History,Horizontal,Kiev,Politics,Ukraine,Victim,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA woman crosses herself in front of frescos in memory of the victims of the Holodomor famine in Kiev on November 24, 2012. Ukraine marked 80 years since the Stalin-era Holodomor famine, one of the darkest pages in its entire history that left millions dead and which is regarded by many as a genocide. The 1932-33 famine took place as harvests dwindled and Josef Stalin's Soviet police enforced the brutal policy of collectivising agriculture by requisitioning grain and other foodstuffs. AFP PHOTO/ SERGEI SUPINSKY (Photo credit should read SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/Getty Images)