Canadian Foreign Minister Scapegoats Russian Hackers for Exposing Nazi Grandfather | News | teleSUR English – He explained that he and his colleague became interested in Freeland after the media gave undue attention to the rising diplomat. They began researching about her in December 2016, before Freeland was offered post as foreign minister in January, as Boykowich — of Ukrainian heritage — became intrigued to learn that Freeland, too, was Ukrainian.
“We found a profile of her that said her mother was born in a camp for displaced peoples in Germany,” Boykowich explained, adding that there were only two reasons Ukrainians would be in Germany at that time: if they were enslaved laborers or Nazi collaborators.
Pouring through the archives’ 25 boxes on Chomiak, they discovered his bonafide links with the ethno-supremacist movement.
Krakivski Visti was established by the German Army and was supervised by Nazi intelligence, after it was taken away from its Jewish owner Moishe Kafner, who later died in the Belsen concentration camp in 1942. Like many publications at that time that were seized by Nazis from their Jewish owners, the paper functioned as a Nazi propaganda outlet.