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    Professor from Odesa in Texas on Fulbright
    Dec23

    Professor from Odesa in Texas on Fulbright

    AUSTIN, Texas – Dr. Volodymyr Dubovyk, an associate professor of international relations and director of the Center for International Studies at Odesa National University in Odesa, Ukraine, is spending the 2016-2017 academic year in Austin, Texas, on a Fulbright Scholarship. St. Edward’s University and the University of Texas at Austin...

    Two priests celebrate 40th anniversaries
    Dec23

    Two priests celebrate 40th anniversaries

    STAMFORD, Conn. – Two Ukrainian American clergymen recently celebrated the 40th anniversaries of their priestly ordinations with celebrations in Kyiv and Rudno, near Lviv. The Very Rev. Mitred Archpriest Roman Mirchuk of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia, who currently resides in Mykolayiv, Ukraine, and the Rt. Rev. Mitred...

    UN General Assembly Adopts Resolution on International Decade for Action, “Water for Sustainable Development”, 2018-2028
    Dec23

    UN General Assembly Adopts Resolution on International Decade for Action, “Water for Sustainable Development”, 2018-2028

    United Nations, General Assembly,Seventy-first session,Agenda item 19 (a) Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cambodia,...

    War reporter’s stories from Ukraine
    Dec23

    War reporter’s stories from Ukraine

    “In Wartime: Stories From Ukraine,” by Tim Judah, New York: Tim Duggan Books, 2016. ISBN: 978-0451495471. $27 (hardcover) or ISBN: 9780451495495 $13.99 (kindle/e-book) The ongoing disinformation war and military war that Russia has escalated since its 2014 annexation of the Crimean peninsula of Ukraine are the subject of author Tim Judah’s...

    Trump releases letter from Putin asking to ‘restore’ U.S.-Russia relationship
    Dec23

    Trump releases letter from Putin asking to ‘restore’ U.S.-Russia relationship

    President-elect Donald Trump on Friday released a holiday letter he received from Russian President Vladimir Putin, saying he hopes the U.S. and Russia will be able to “live up to” the overtures expressed by Putin and that “we do not have to travel an alternate path.”Putin’s letter, dated Dec. 15, expresses desire for greater cooperation...

    More Clashes Near Donetsk Kill Two More Ukrainian Troops
    Dec23

    More Clashes Near Donetsk Kill Two More Ukrainian Troops

    Shelling, mortar fire, and heavy gunfire continued in eastern Ukraine, with at least two more government soldiers killed amid the latest outburst of fighting in the region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Today’s letters: Climate change, language training, Aleppo
    Dec23

    Today’s letters: Climate change, language training, Aleppo

    Climate change is the least of Kiribati’s problems Re: Migration with Dignity, Dec. 17. I found the article on Kiribati interesting. However, permit me to add a few details in the spirit of helping understand these issues. First, most of Kiribati’s GDP is mainly government revenue from tuna fishing licences to Japanese and American...

    New Year program for children held in Cafesjian Center for Arts with  Beeline support 
    Dec23

    New Year program for children held in Cafesjian Center for Arts with  Beeline support 

    ArmInfo. Cafesjian Center for the Arts held the traditional performance “New Year and Christmas Miracle” with Beeline support. With the help from the children, Santa Claus and Snow Maiden created holiday toys and the Christmas tree that would stand in the central hall of Cafesjian Center for the Arts. More than 100 children aged 5 and...

    Ambassador: Belarus committed to good-neighborly relations with Ukraine
    Dec23

    Ambassador: Belarus committed to good-neighborly relations with Ukraine

    Belarus has always been committed to strengthening the good-neighborly relations with Ukraine. We share a centuries-long history and have very similar culture. Ukraine is one of the most important political, trading and economic partners for Belarus, Igor Sokol said. …read more Source:...

    2 more Ukrainian Troops Killed in Eastern Ukraine
    Dec23

    2 more Ukrainian Troops Killed in Eastern Ukraine

    At least two Ukrainian troops have been killed and three injured in the past 24 hours in renewed fighting in eastern Ukraine, a Ukrainian official said Friday. Fighting between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian government troops has killed more than 9,600 people since the conflict began in April 2014. A 2015 cease-fire deal did not...