Between 1932-1933 Famine affected  some  of the main gain producing areas like
  • Northern Caucasus
  • Volga Region
  • South Urals
  • West Siberia
  • Kazakhstan
  • Ukraine etc
The name given by the UKRAINE for this famine is holodomor. HOL means HUNGER!!. The phrase MOR means PLAGUE.!!

The communist Government Seized and exported the grains to western countries.The main reason for the holodomor is political Debate.But in the History it was mentioned that it was due to some economic changes. Many western Journalists were also telling that the famine is due to some natural reason's. But it is not the truth.This is done to maintain the rapid economic transformation. The debate continued till 1990 whether the famine is due to natural reasons or political reasons. But Now many scholars and Ukraine politicians clearly mentioned that the famine is not due to the economic changes.
In 2003 United states recognized that the holodomor is due to some cruel and inhuman actions done by some politicians and and it also recognized in 2008 by the European parliament.

The estimate amount of death's during this period due to famine is 
  • Central Russia - 2 million
  • Kazakhstan - 1.7 million
  • Ukraine - 1.3 million
  • North Caucasus - 1 million
Monuments have been built for the people those who died during this famine in the UKRAINE and in many other countries all over the world.
In 2006 holodomor remembrance day took place on November 25th with a minute of silence and in 2007 the holodomor remembrance took place for three days between Nov 23-25th.