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    Victims of 1932-1933 Holodomor remembered at St. Patrick’s Cathedral
    Nov18

    Victims of 1932-1933 Holodomor remembered at St. Patrick’s Cathedral

    NEW YORK – Hundreds of Ukrainian Americans from the tri-state area and beyond gathered at the landmark St. Patrick’s Cathedral on Saturday, November 12, for the annual commemoration of the Holodomor, the genocidal famine that killed millions in Ukraine in 1932-1933. They came, as Bishop Paul Chomnycky said in his opening remarks, because...

    Saakashvili’s resignation: Start  of parliamentary election campaign?
    Nov18

    Saakashvili’s resignation: Start of parliamentary election campaign?

    The sudden resignation of the governor of Odesa Oblast, Georgia’s former President Mikheil Saakashvili, roiled the Ukrainian media landscape last week (November 7). Mr. Saakashvili was appointed to head the coastal Black Sea province in May 2015 by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, a long-time personal friend. He attributed his...

    Moscow hopes Trump administration will give Russia free hand to suppress Syria and Ukraine
    Nov18

    Moscow hopes Trump administration will give Russia free hand to suppress Syria and Ukraine

    The news of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton conceding the race to Donald Trump was met with spontaneous applause by the Kremlin-controlled State Duma (the lower house of the Russian Parliament) during a plenary session. Vladimir Zhirinovsky, the Kremlin-linked flamboyant nationalist politician and leader of the Liberal...

    Ukrainian Who Masqueraded As U.S. High School Student Sentenced To Prison
    Nov18

    Ukrainian Who Masqueraded As U.S. High School Student Sentenced To Prison

    A Ukrainian man who lied about his name and his age while attending high school in the United States has been ordered to spend two months in prison on federal fraud charges. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Remarks by Ukraine’s ambassador to the U.N.
    Nov18

    Remarks by Ukraine’s ambassador to the U.N.

    Text of remarks by Ukraine’s ambassador to the United Nations, Volodymyr Yelchenko, delivered on November 13 at St. Patrick’s Cathedral. This month Ukraine and Ukrainians of the whole world commemorate the 83rd anniversary of a most terrible catastrophe, the artificial famine known as [the] Holodomor of 1932-1933. [The] Holodomor is...

    Shades of Eastern Europe at Global Village
    Nov18

    Shades of Eastern Europe at Global Village

    New area sees goods from Ukraine and other former Soviet states …read more Source: Gulf...

    EU approves Ukraine visa-free travel
    Nov18

    EU approves Ukraine visa-free travel

    European Union member states on Nov. 17 approved visa-free travel for Ukraine citizens, long sought by Kiev to help cement ties as it combats pro-Russian rebels in the east. Visa-free travel was part of an EU-Ukraine partnership accord signed in 2014 as the country, a Soviet-era satellite, angered Moscow by casting its lot with the West....

    Soviet Cakes were Hard to Get but Worth the Try
    Nov18

    Soviet Cakes were Hard to Get but Worth the Try

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – These days there are plenty of cakes that are beautiful on the outside, but pretentiously sweet and unappetising on the inside. It is no surprise then that recipes for Soviet cakes are carefully collected and published on the Internet, magazines and...

    Christophe FONTAINE, MEDEF International Representative: “The development of logistic facilities for Tajikistan is important»
    Nov18

    Christophe FONTAINE, MEDEF International Representative: “The development of logistic facilities for Tajikistan is important»

    Dushanbe, 18.11.2016. /NIAT “Khovar”/. Interview of Mr. Christophe FONTAINE Chairman of MEDEF International’s France-Tajikistan Business Council, Managing Director of the Identity Business Unit and member of the Group Executive Committee of Oberthur Technology to NIAT “Khovar” correspondent. NIAT “Khovar”: One year passed since the first...

    Lavrov: Russian and Syrian airstrikes against terrorists in Idleb and Homs are to prevent ISIS terrorists from crossing into Syria
    Nov18

    Lavrov: Russian and Syrian airstrikes against terrorists in Idleb and Homs are to prevent ISIS terrorists from crossing into Syria

    Moscow, SANA – Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that Our air force and the Syrian air force only work in the provinces of Idleb and Homs in order to prevent the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorists retreating from Iraq’s Mosul from crossing into Syria. Lavrov made his remarks after a meeting the US Secretary...