January 22 - the Day of the Unification of Ukraine. The Day of Unification of Ukraine is a holiday celebrated every year on the day of the proclamation of the Act of Reunification of the Ukrainian People's Republic and the Western Ukrainian People's Republic that took place on January 22, 1919, on St. Sophia Square in Kyiv.
He was preceded by the signing (January 22, 1918) of the Fourth Universal of the Central Rada, which declared the Ukrainian People's Republic a sovereign and independent state. The Western Ukrainian People's Republic was proclaimed in November 1918. The process of unification of Ukraine was completed on January 22, 1919.
By this date, the workers of the National Historical and Memorial Reserve "Babyn Yar" performed a lesson in memory "We are the united state, we are the united people".