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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Foreign couple arrested in UAE for unwed sex is released
    Mar10

    Foreign couple arrested in UAE for unwed sex is released

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A South African man and his pregnant Ukrainian fiancee will not face charges in the United Arab Emirates following their arrest for having sex outside of marriage, a South African newspaper reported Friday. Charges against Emlyn Culverwell and fiancee Iryna Nohai were dropped in Abu Dhabi, The Herald reported. It quoted the...

    UAV raising funds for wheelchairs for Ukrainian wounded warriors
    Mar10

    UAV raising funds for wheelchairs for Ukrainian wounded warriors

    CHICAGO – Since the beginning of the undeclared war between Russia and Ukraine, more than 2,000 Ukrainian soldiers and volunteers have been injured. The nationwide Ukrainian American Veterans organization is committed to helping some of the most seriously wounded. In 2016, UAV Post 32 of Chicago initiated an effort to raise funds to ship 10 […]...

    “Plast Ukrainian Scouting: A Unique Story” presented at Philadelphia-area event
    Mar10

    “Plast Ukrainian Scouting: A Unique Story” presented at Philadelphia-area event

    JENKINTOWN, Pa. – The long-awaited English-language history of Plast, titled “Plast Ukrainian Scouting: A Unique Story,” was presented on Saturday, January 14, at the Ukrainian Educational and Cultural Center (UECC) in Jenkintown, near Philadelphia. The main author is the renowned historian Orest Subtelny. In addition, an editorial and...

    Plast cub scouts enjoy ski trip
    Mar10

    Plast cub scouts enjoy ski trip

    MONTICELLO, N.Y. – The 10th annual winter outing for Plast cub scouts of the greater New York area took place on Saturday, February 4, at the Holiday Mountain ski resort in Monticello, N.Y. This one-day ski trip was organized by the Spartanky senior sorority of Plast Ukrainian Scouting Organization. Every year, more and more scouts […]...

    Pysanky on display  in Connecticut
    Mar10

    Pysanky on display in Connecticut

    WETHERSFIELD, Conn. – Ukrainian Easter eggs (pysanky) are on display at the Wethersfield Library courtesy of Tanya Osadca and Zirka Rudyk through April 30. The library is located at 505 Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield, CT 06109. Library hours are: Sunday, 1-5 p.m.; Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 10...

    Foreign couple arrested in UAE for unwed sex is released
    Mar10

    Foreign couple arrested in UAE for unwed sex is released

    A South African man and his pregnant Ukrainian fiancee will not face charges in the United Arab Emirates following their arrest for having sex outside of marriage, a South African … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Plast to hold jubilee jamboree in Germany
    Mar10

    Plast to hold jubilee jamboree in Germany

    MUNICH, Germany – In 1947, after having survived two world wars, members of Plast Ukrainian Scouting Organization met in the Bavarian Alps to commemorate the organization’s 35th anniversary. They gathered in the town of Mittenwald, which translates as “in the middle of the forest.” Although Bavaria was foreign to Ukrainian scouts, the...

    Government heads of GUAM countries to meet in Kyiv
    Mar10

    Government heads of GUAM countries to meet in Kyiv

    Heads of governments of GUAM countries – Georgia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Moldova – will meet in Kyiv on Mar. 27. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Consul meets arrested blogger Lapshin in Azerbaijan
    Mar10

    Ukraine’s Consul meets arrested blogger Lapshin in Azerbaijan

    Alexander Lapshin, the Russian-Israeli blogger who was extradited from Belarus to Azerbaijan on February 7, has been placed in the isolation cell in Azerbaijan’s state security service. …read more Source:...

    Russian hackers use Dutch polls as practice
    Mar10

    Russian hackers use Dutch polls as practice

    The Dutch government, like its German and French counterparts, fears that Russia is trying to influence the upcoming election through hacking schemes and by spreading fake news. Thessa Lageman reports.It shouldn’t really come as a surprise, but the audacity remains breathtaking: In the past six months, foreign countries, in particular...