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    UCCA requests meeting with Volker, U.S. special representative for Ukraine
    Jul14

    UCCA requests meeting with Volker, U.S. special representative for Ukraine

    NEW YORK – As the world’s attention lingered on the G-20 summit of last week, Ukraine hosted numerous international visitors the next weekend, including: U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt...

    UNA Organizing Report for 2016
    Jul14

    UNA Organizing Report for 2016

    UNA National Secretary Yuriy Symczyk was unanimously elected to the position on November 18, 2016, due to the unexpected passing of Christine Kozak, national secretary of the Ukrainian National Association since 2002. The following annual report prepared by Mr. Symczyk outlines the status of operations and highlights various initiatives that have...

    N.Y. Ukrainians attend Crimean Tatar iftar
    Jul14

    N.Y. Ukrainians attend Crimean Tatar iftar

    NEW YORK – On Thursday, July 22, members of the United Ukrainian American Organizations of New York (also referred to as UCCA-NY, a local chapter of the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America) attended an iftar held at the American Association of Crimean Turks (AACT) Mosque. The community iftar is a nightly meal during the month […] …read...

    New England Selfreliance convenes annual meeting
    Jul14

    New England Selfreliance convenes annual meeting

    HARTFORD, Conn. – The Ukrainian Selfreliance New England Federal Credit Union convened its 58th annual meeting on April 30 at the Ukrainian National Home in Hartford, Conn. Dr. Paul Szwez, the chairman of the board of directors, brought the meeting to order and established that a quorum was present. Father Paul Martyniuk, the pastor of […]...

    Plast scouts attend Petrykivka art workshop
    Jul14

    Plast scouts attend Petrykivka art workshop

    SOUTH BOUND BROOK, N.J. – Children from the Plast Ukrainian Scouting Organization’s Newark branch, which is based in Whippany, N.J., visited the Ukrainian History and Education Center in South Bound Brook, N.J., for a Petrykivka workshop and demonstration by Sophia Shyprykevych. “We are delighted that children in the U.S. are being given a...

    Politics: Here’s how many countries buy military equipment from Russia
    Jul14

    Politics: Here’s how many countries buy military equipment from Russia

    The figures are based on a newly released Defense Intelligence Agency report. In late June, the Defense Intelligence Agency released a lengthy unclassified report on the Russian military for the first time since 1991, and it contained an interesting detail about Russian military-hardware exports. Russia sells military hardware to about 70...

    Tucker Carlson Is Doing Something Extraordinary
    Jul14

    Tucker Carlson Is Doing Something Extraordinary

    Over the last two nights, something fascinating has broken out on the Tucker Carlson show: A genuine, and exceedingly bitter, debate between conservatives on foreign policy. On Tuesday, Carlson told retired Lieutenant Colonel Ralph Peters he thought the U.S. should team up with Russia to defeat ISIS. Peters responded that, “You sound like Charles...

    How Did Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Pop Up In Spain?
    Jul13

    How Did Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Pop Up In Spain?

    The Ebola-like virus is found mainly in North Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.(Image credit: Adam Cuerden) …read more Source:...

    Team Trump’s Gotcha on Ukraine-DNC ‘Collusion’ is Total B.S. and Trump Aides Know It
    Jul13

    Team Trump’s Gotcha on Ukraine-DNC ‘Collusion’ is Total B.S. and Trump Aides Know It

    The White House and its allies have a plan to make the Donald Trump Jr. Russia-email scandal go away. The plan, which shows no sign of being able to make “Fetch” happen, relies on deliberate misrepresentation, wishful thinking, and bizarre false-equivalence. It involves making the entire story about the Democratic Party and Ukraine. at The Daily...

    Russia Tells NATO to Stop ‘Demonizing’ Planned War Games
    Jul13

    Russia Tells NATO to Stop ‘Demonizing’ Planned War Games

    Russia sought to reassure NATO on Thursday that its war games in September would respect international limits on size, but NATO’s chief remained wary about their scale and scope. Russia and Belarus aim to hold maneuvers that some NATO allies believe could number more than 100,000 troops and involve nuclear weapons training, the biggest such...