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    Posted March 4, 2014 by
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Ukraine unrest

    The Anthem Of Reconciliation


    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     Ukrainian Olena Boltushkina wanted to translate the Ukraine National Anthem into Russian, since the country has a large population of Russian speakers. She told us, "I made this translation to revive all the senses and exact meanings, to make them plain and clear for the huge Russian speaking audience in and outside Ukraine, in Russia, everywhere else in the world. And I did my best to make it sound natural for the Russian speakers, and to remain a cool song." The Ukrainian language, she adds, has a melodious quality that she wanted to maintain in her translation.
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    While the politicians and the world leaders are busy talking and deciding the future of Ukraine, this girl took the action, translated the Anthem of the Ukraine into Russian and sang it...

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