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    PHOTOS: Capital Ukrainian Festival in Ottawa
    Jul23

    PHOTOS: Capital Ukrainian Festival in Ottawa

    The Capital Ukrainian Festival is underway in Ottawa and runs through Sunday at the St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine. On Friday, the Barvinok Ukrainian Dance School put on a show for those in attendance. Capital Ukrainian FestivalThe Capital Ukrainian Festival at the Ukrainian Catholic Shrine in Ottawa on Friday night. A member of...

    Hundreds pay homage to slain Ukraine reporter
    Jul23

    Hundreds pay homage to slain Ukraine reporter

    KIEV: Hundreds of mourners shed tears and laid flowers on Friday at the open casket of a top reporter whose targeted car-bomb slaying sent shock waves through Ukraine’s tight-knit journalistic community. Wednesday’s death of Pavel Sheremet — a 44-year-old columnist for Ukrainska Pravda — came 16 years after the beheading...

    Isner, Monfils cruise into quarters
    Jul23

    Isner, Monfils cruise into quarters

    Washington, July 22 US top seed John Isner and French second seed Gael Monfils breezed into the ATP and WTA Washington Open quarter-finals Thursday with impressive serving performances in straight-set triumphs. Isner blasted 15 aces in downing Cypriot 15th seed Marcos Baghdatis 7-6 (7/3), 6-2 while Monfils fired 12 aces and won 22 of 23...

    Memorial for slain Ukrainian journalist Pavel Sheremet held in Kyiv
    Jul22

    Memorial for slain Ukrainian journalist Pavel Sheremet held in Kyiv

    Hundreds of people came to pay tribute to a prominent Ukrainian journalist who died in a car bombing in Kyiv earlier this week. …read more Source:...

    Poland’s Parliament Declares Volyn Massacres ‘Genocide,’ Ukraine Laments Move
    Jul22

    Poland’s Parliament Declares Volyn Massacres ‘Genocide,’ Ukraine Laments Move

    Poland’s lower house of parliament, the Sejm, has voted to declare World War II-era killings committed by Ukrainian nationalists against Polish civilians “genocide” in a move that could provoke tensions between the two neighbors. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. Sends Warships Into Black Sea for Joint Ukraine Drill
    Jul22

    U.S. Sends Warships Into Black Sea for Joint Ukraine Drill

    U.S. missile destroyer warship USS Ross is entering the Black Sea, joining a 2,300-strong drill off Ukraine’s coast, despite persistent Russian warnings to keep U.S. vessels away. Following NATO’s decision to strengthen its presence in its Baltic Sea allies, Russia has grown more vocally critical of U.S. military presence in the Black...

    Savchenko Calls For Reconciliation With Separatists, Sparks Outcry
    Jul22

    Savchenko Calls For Reconciliation With Separatists, Sparks Outcry

    Nadia Savchenko, the Ukrainian military officer who became a national hero after spending nearly two years in a Russian prison, called for reconciliation to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, sparking outrage among some lawmakers. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kiev pays last respects to renowned journalist killed in car blast
    Jul22

    Kiev pays last respects to renowned journalist killed in car blast

    The journalist was killed on Wednesday morning in a car blast in Kiev as he was driving a colleague’s automobile. …read more Source:...

    IAF’s plane with 29 on board goes missing; massive search operation launched
    Jul22

    IAF’s plane with 29 on board goes missing; massive search operation launched

    An AN 32 aircraft of the IAF, with 29 personnel on board, including four officers, on Friday went missing over Bay of Bengal on its way from near Chennai to Port Blair raising concerns over its fate. A massive search and rescue operation has been launched by IAF, Navy and Coast Guard, deploying one submarine, eight aircraft and 13 ships for...

    Ukraine mourns death of journalist Pavel Sheremet killed in car explosion
    Jul22

    Ukraine mourns death of journalist Pavel Sheremet killed in car explosion

    Hundreds of local residents and journalists lined to lay flowers at Sheremet’s open casket, which was put on display at a community centre. …read more Source: Toronto...