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    Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisis
    Jul22

    Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisis

    Red Cross volunteer Mike Denison has just returned from the civil-war-torn east of Ukraine, a part of the world never particularly prosperous and now torn apart by a “frozen conflict”. The Red Cross is there to help in a crisis but the locals fear this crisis is here to stay. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    July 21, 2011
    Jul22

    July 21, 2011

    Five years ago, on July 21, 2011, the National Aeronautic and Space Administration (NASA) announced it would be ending its space shuttle program, following the landing of the Atlantis space shuttle (STS-135) – marking the last of the 135 space shuttle missions. Leonid Kadenyuk, a payload specialist with the National Space Agency of Ukraine, who...

    On the second anniversary of the downing of MH17
    Jul22

    On the second anniversary of the downing of MH17

    President Petro Poroshenko issued a statement on July 17 in Kyiv. Ukraine remembers every victim of the MH17 tragedy. Terrorism is inadmissible in any form and perpetrators of this tragedy must be punished. Civil aircraft Malaysian Boeing 777 was shot down by Russian terrorists who used weaponry produced and supplied by Russia. A lot has […]...

    UAV at ceremonies honoring heroes
    Jul22

    UAV at ceremonies honoring heroes

    ELLENVILLE, N.Y. – During the long Independence Day weekend, the Organization for Defense of Four Freedoms for Ukraine (ODFFU) held its annual ceremony honoring heroes – all those Ukrainians who fought and died to gain Ukraine’s independence. The organizers of this year’s event were Stepan Kaczurak, president of ODFFU, and Jurij...

    25th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence  being commemorated in southwest Florida
    Jul22

    25th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence being commemorated in southwest Florida

    NORTH PORT, Fla. – North Port city commissioners on July 7 honored Ukrainian Independence Day by proclaiming August 24, 2016, as the “25th Anniversary of Ukrainian Independence.” The proclamation was read by Mayor Jacqueline Moore in the presence of other commissioners and 30 members of the Ukrainian community. Prof. Vira Bodnaruk, president of...

    Ukrainian pro sports update: tennis
    Jul22

    Ukrainian pro sports update: tennis

    Women rule the professional Ukrainian tennis world these days with a whopping 40 ladies listed in the current WTA rankings list. The men’s side totals four noted Ukrainians with Alexandr Dolgopolov holding strong (No. 37) and Sergiy Stakhovsky free-falling down the rankings to No. 85. Ilya Marchenko of Ukraine (No. 84) and Ukrainian...

    Memorial For Slain Journalist Sheremet
    Jul22

    Memorial For Slain Journalist Sheremet

    Ukrainians bade farewell to a journalist killed by a car bombing on the streets of Kyiv, as police investigations continued. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UNESCO chief condemns murder of journalist in Ukraine
    Jul22

    UNESCO chief condemns murder of journalist in Ukraine

    UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova has denounced the killing of award-winning journalist Pavel Sheremet.She also “urged the authorities to bring those responsible for the crime to justice,” UNESCO said in a press release on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Call for Reconciliation Over Ukraine Conflict Falls Flat
    Jul22

    Call for Reconciliation Over Ukraine Conflict Falls Flat

    A Ukrainian pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison says reconciliation is the only solution to the ongoing conflict in eastern Ukraine, an assertion that has enraged local politicians …read more Source: ABC...

    Call for reconciliation over Ukraine conflict falls flat
    Jul22

    Call for reconciliation over Ukraine conflict falls flat

    A Ukrainian pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison says reconciliation is the only solution to the ongoing conflict in eastern Ukraine, an assertion that has enraged local politicians. …read more Source: FOX...