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    Ukraine’s ambassador to Canada promotes trade deal  between ‘symbol’ and ‘new frontier’ of the free world
    Aug11

    Ukraine’s ambassador to Canada promotes trade deal between ‘symbol’ and ‘new frontier’ of the free world

    OTTAWA – Since taking up his post as Ukraine’s ambassador to Canada in late 2015, Andriy Shevchenko has spent most of his time with journalists talking to them about Russian aggression in his country. So when there’s a good-news story, such as the official launch of the Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement (CUFTA) on August 1, […]...

    Ukrainian Canadian Joshua Kutryk selected to become Canadian astronaut
    Aug11

    Ukrainian Canadian Joshua Kutryk selected to become Canadian astronaut

    OTTAWA – Lt. Col. Joshua Kutryk, a Ukrainian Canadian, and Dr. Jennifer Sidey were welcomed to Canada’s astronaut corps on July 1 at the Canada Day celebrations on Parliament Hill. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) offered sincere congratulations to Lt. Col. Kutryk on his selection. He and Dr. Sidey were the two candidates selected out...

    Ukraine and NATO partners conclude  most ambitious Sea Breeze naval exercise to date
    Aug11

    Ukraine and NATO partners conclude most ambitious Sea Breeze naval exercise to date

    July 22 marked the end of the 12-day Sea Breeze 2017 exercise (UNIAN, July 25), conducted in the Black Sea and on Ukrainian territory with the participation of Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, France, Georgia, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Romania, Sweden, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Kingdom and the United States. Although in its 20th year,...

    Putin prepares to reprise Winter War in Finland strategy against Ukraine
    Aug11

    Putin prepares to reprise Winter War in Finland strategy against Ukraine

    One of the most important features of Moscow’s behavior, but one that at the same time Western leaders typically fail to recognize and incorporate in their responses, is that the Kremlin regularly employs the same strategy and tactics again and again – albeit in new times and in new locations. Indeed, it all too often […] …read more...

    Researchers find Jewish headstones at the Nazi killing site of Babi Yar
    Aug11

    Researchers find Jewish headstones at the Nazi killing site of Babi Yar

    (JTA) — Before murdering tens of thousands of Jews at Babi Yar near Kiev, Nazi troops dumped at the killing site dozens of Jewish headstones they had stolen from Jewish cemetery, researchers in Ukraine discovered. “The tombstones were removed from a local Jewish cemetery during the Holocaust and thrown into the same ravines where over 150,000...

    Armenia’s medicine export expands
    Aug11

    Armenia’s medicine export expands

    Armenian medicine producers work with various countries to expand the geography of medicine export, Albert Sahakyan, the deputy director of “Scientific Center of Drug And Medical Technology Expertise” told Armenpress. According to him, some shifts have already been registered. “About 10% of the drugs registered in Armenia are of Armenian...

    U.S. ‘Defensive Arms’ For Ukraine?
    Aug11

    U.S. ‘Defensive Arms’ For Ukraine?

    The White House is considering supplying Ukraine with “defensive arms,” but what does this actually mean? (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service/Reuters) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Forget High-Tech APCs, Ukrainian Troops Must Trust ‘The Banker’
    Aug11

    Forget High-Tech APCs, Ukrainian Troops Must Trust ‘The Banker’

    Ukraine’s military has been trying to modernize its equipment in the face of three years of fighting Russia-backed separatists in the east of the country. But a series of design and production problems have meant that soldiers cannot use new armored personnel carriers meant for the battlefield. So, some troops continue to rely on a...

    German journalist who exposed govt instruction in media coverage faces backlash (VIDEO)
    Aug11

    German journalist who exposed govt instruction in media coverage faces backlash (VIDEO)

    Rejected contributions, boycott calls and a public letter refuting her words were some of the tactics freelance reporter Claudia Zimmermann faced after exposing her employer, German public broadcaster WDR, for sticking to pro-government narrative on migrant crisis. Speaking to RT Deutsch, Zimmermann said she fell out of grace with the bosses of...

    Statue of Muslim Magomayev to be erected in Kiev
    Aug11

    Statue of Muslim Magomayev to be erected in Kiev

    …read more Source: Today.Az