The article marks the 50thanniversary of Stepan Sapeliak, a well-known Ukrainian poet, public figure and former prisoner of consciousness.
On 26 March 2002 Stepan Sapeliak, a well-known Ukrainian poet, public figure and former prisoner of consciousness, celebrated his 50thbirthday. Stepan Sapeliak was a member of the Ukrainian Helsinki Group, he is a laureate of the Shevchenko prize. The Kharkov Group have the honor of knowing Stepan personally, he was one of the first Kharkovites who in late 80s dared to go to a meeting with a yellow-blue national flag. Stepan Sapeliak was insistently fighting for the independent sovereign Ukraine, for which he spent 10 years in prisons and exiles.
We heartily congratulate Stepan with his jubilee and wish his successes in his creative activities!
Happy be you, Stepan!
The Edition of "PL", the members ofKhGHRP