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    Ukrainian Journalists’ Union Demands Release Of Reporter Held In Belarus
    Nov17

    Ukrainian Journalists’ Union Demands Release Of Reporter Held In Belarus

    The head of Ukraine’s National Union of Journalists (NUJU) is demanding the release of a Ukrainian radio correspondent being held in Belarus. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Azerbaijan-Ukraine trade makes up $530 mln
    Nov17

    Azerbaijan-Ukraine trade makes up $530 mln

    Trade between Azerbaijan and Ukraine made up $529,696,004 in January-October 2017, AZERTAC learnt from Ukraine`s State Statistics Committee. Azerbaijan has exported products worth $170,540,048 mln to Ukraine, while imports amounted to …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Canada’s opposition Conservatives support U.N. peacekeeping mission in Ukraine
    Nov17

    Canada’s opposition Conservatives support U.N. peacekeeping mission in Ukraine

    OTTAWA – Canada’s Official Opposition Conservative Party has joined the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) in calling for a Canadian-led United Nations peacekeeping mission in eastern Ukraine. “The defense of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity should be a priority for Canada’s government on the international stage,”...

    Ukrainian Heritage Consortium convenes fifth conference
    Nov17

    Ukrainian Heritage Consortium convenes fifth conference

    SOMERSET, N.J. – Preserving and making accessible the rich collections of Ukrainian American archives and museum collections was the focus of a three-day conference titled “Conservation and Preservation” held by the Ukrainian Heritage Consortium of North America (UHCNA) that took place October 27-29. The conference provided a unique opportunity...

    Iran, Ukraine mull co-op issues in air industry
    Nov17

    Iran, Ukraine mull co-op issues in air industry

    Iran and Ukraine discussed issues of further cooperation in the air industry. …read more Source:...

    Russia pours more military hardware into annexed “Fortress Crimea”
    Nov17

    Russia pours more military hardware into annexed “Fortress Crimea”

    According to the chief of the General Staff of Russia, Valery Gerasimov, in the last five years Russia has profoundly increased its military presence in key regions of the world, in some areas “reaching the level of the Soviet Union” (Vpk.name, November 9). Speaking on November 7, Russia’s top-ranking military official devoted significant...

    Russia Almost Built an 85,000 Ton Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
    Nov17

    Russia Almost Built an 85,000 Ton Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier

    Paul Richard Huard Security, But it died in scrap yards–a dream to never come true. But the Ulyanovsk is a tantalizing “almost” of history. Moscow never finished the project, because it ran out of money. As the Cold War ended, Russia plunged into years of economic hardship that made building new ships impossible. The Ulyanovsk died in the...

    New documentary “Recovery Room” receives high marks at Hartford screening
    Nov17

    New documentary “Recovery Room” receives high marks at Hartford screening

    HARTFORD, Conn. – On Saturday, October 14, Hartford-area residents had an opportunity to view “Recovery Room,” a dramatic, award-winning documentary about today’s war-ravaged Ukrainian soldiers and the efforts of dedicated medical specialists from Ukraine and Canada who are helping them heal. The film opens with a taut back history of the...

    ASU seeks applicants  for study of Ukrainian as “critical language”
    Nov17

    ASU seeks applicants for study of Ukrainian as “critical language”

    PHEONIX – Under the leadership of the Melikian Center’s new director, Prof. Keith Brown (formerly of Brown University), the Critical Languages Institute (CLI) at Arizona State University’s Melikian Center will offer first-year Ukrainian summer intensive language courses beginning in 2018. Groundwork for the Ukrainian program was laid...

    Ambassador Steven Pifer discusses his new book
    Nov17

    Ambassador Steven Pifer discusses his new book

    PHILADELPHIA – Steven Pifer was the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine in 1998-2000; his 27-year diplomatic career focused on U.S. relations with the nations of the former Soviet Union and Eurasia. His book “The Eagle and the Trident” appeared in July. The 374-page account is subtitled “U.S.-Ukraine Relations in Modern Times” and depicts Kyiv’s...