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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    UCC announces hiring  of national fund manager
    Apr21

    UCC announces hiring of national fund manager

    OTTAWA – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) announced the appointment of Janine (Asya) Kuzma as the new national fund development manager. “I am very pleased to welcome Janine to the UCC team,” stated Paul Grod, national president of the UCC. “It is important for us to strengthen our capacity to deliver programs and projects, and […]...

    A house we know and love
    Apr21

    A house we know and love

    “Kazka pro Malenku Khatu bilia Maloho Lisu” (Tale of the Little House by the Little Woods), by Luba Gawur. Kyiv: Smoloskyp, 2016. 46 pp, $15. As many published memoirs about the Ukrainian Displaced Persons appear on the scene, this small 46-page book (in Ukrainian), “Tale of the Little House by the Little Woods,” by Luba […] …read more...

    Two Ukraine soldiers killed despite Easter lull
    Apr21

    Two Ukraine soldiers killed despite Easter lull

    Military spokesman Andriy Lysenko told reporters that the first deaths in over a week occurred in Avdiivka, a flashpoint northern suburb of the rebels’ de facto capital city of Donetsk, “where the situation has escalated”. …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine arrests two on corruption allegations
    Apr21

    Ukraine arrests two on corruption allegations

    Ukraine has detained a prominent energy executive and a former MP on graft allegations. Strengthening anti-graft measures is a key demand of the IMF and Western governments. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Two Ukrainian Soldiers Reported Killed In Country’s East
    Apr21

    Two Ukrainian Soldiers Reported Killed In Country’s East

    The Ukrainian military says two of its soldiers have been killed in clashes with Russia-backed separatists in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Prominent Ukrainian Politician Detained In Corruption Probe
    Apr21

    Prominent Ukrainian Politician Detained In Corruption Probe

    Ukrainian investigators are seeking a court order to place an influential former lawmaker who is suspected of embezzlement in pretrial custody. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine makes two high-profile detentions in corruption case
    Apr21

    Ukraine makes two high-profile detentions in corruption case

    KIEV – Ukrainian authorities detained a former lawmaker and the deputy chief of state energy firm Naftogaz in a case related to the embezzlement of $17.3 million through selling uranium concentrate at inflated prices, prosecutors and the anti-corruption… …read more Source:...

    ‘Neo-Nazi’ kills 2 at FSB office in eastern Russia
    Apr21

    ‘Neo-Nazi’ kills 2 at FSB office in eastern Russia

    MOSCOW: A gunman with alleged links to a neo-Nazi group Friday shot dead an employee of Russia’s FSB security service and a civilian at the agency’s office in a far eastern city, officials said. The FSB said the attacker – named as local resident A.V. Konev, born in 1999 – opened fire immediately after entering the reception of an FSB...

    Ukraine makes two high-profile detentions in corruption case
    Apr21

    Ukraine makes two high-profile detentions in corruption case

    Ukrainian authorities detained a former lawmaker and the deputy chief of state energy firm Naftogaz in a case related to the embezzlement of US$17.3 million through selling uranium concentrate at inflated prices, prosecutors and the anti-corruption bureau said on Friday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Two Ukraine soldiers killed despite Easter lull
    Apr21

    Two Ukraine soldiers killed despite Easter lull

    Two Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in clashes with Russian-backed insurgents in the separatist east, the military said Friday, after a lull in bloodshed due to an Easter truce …read more Source: The Daily...