Near the tomb of Roksolana in Istanbul changed the text of “Russian origin”

In Istanbul at the tomb of the wife of Sultan Suleiman roksolany First changed the text of the inscription on the alleged Russian origin.

Embassy of Ukraine in Turkey appealed to the Turkish side to derusification origin roksolany.

Diplomats on Twitter wrote that at the request of the Embassy of Ukraine in Turkey, the Turkish side has removed the text of the inscription on the alleged Russian origin of the wife of Sultan Suleiman roksolany her First tombs in the Suleymaniye mosque.

Gradually restoring the historical truth,
noted diplomats.

What is known about the origin of roksolany?Authentic birthplace of Roksolana is unknown, as her real name. However, according to various historical sources, most likely she was born in the town of Rohatyn (now Ivano-Frankivsk region) or Chemerivtsi (Khmelnytskyi region). Information about her “Russian” origin, most likely related to the fact that in ancient times, the Eastern land was called Rus. In modern Ukrainian tradition, Roksolana included in the list of the most famous women of ancient and modern Ukraine.

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