Dozens staged a rally in Odessa on Monday evening to mark the 109th birthday anniversary of Ukrainian nationalist leader Stepan Bandera. The participants held high lit torches and smoke bombs in memory of the Ukrainian leader. Every year on the anniversary of Bandera’s birthday, followers hold torch marches all across the country. According to the Interior Ministry, torch marches took place... Еще in more than 20 regions. Bandera, born January 1st 1909, is considered the 'father' of the nationalist and independence movement in Ukraine.