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    In Kiev: Ukrainians bid last farewell to Greek Catholic leader
    Jun05

    In Kiev: Ukrainians bid last farewell to Greek Catholic leader

    Thousands of Ukrainians gathered in Kiev on Monday to bid a final farewell to the former leader of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Lubomyr Husar. Thousands of Ukrainians gathered in Kiev on Monday to bid a final farewell to the former leader of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Lubomyr Husar.Husar, who was also seen as a spiritual leader...

    Biggest sandwich with salo made in Ukraine
    Jun05

    Biggest sandwich with salo made in Ukraine

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    After the Portland Train Stabbing, Scenes of Grief and Grievance
    Jun05

    After the Portland Train Stabbing, Scenes of Grief and Grievance

    The Hollywood Transit Center, in Portland, Oregon, was quiet on Sunday morning, but its concrete walkways were filled with words of love and grief. By twos and by threes, by bike and by foot, people arrived to leave flowers or messages of remembrance for Taliesin Namkai-Meche and Ricky Best, the two Portland men who, on May 26th, were fatally...

    Is this the Buk missile launcher that shot down MH17?
    Jun05

    Is this the Buk missile launcher that shot down MH17?

    The Malaysian Airlines passenger jet from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashed down in eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 on board in July 2014. …read more Source: Daily...

    Ukrainians bid last farewell to Greek Catholic leader (AFP)
    Jun05

    Ukrainians bid last farewell to Greek Catholic leader (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Thousands of Ukrainians gathered in Kiev on Monday to bid a final farewell to the former leader of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Lubomyr Husar. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukrainian NGO Works to Stop Spread of HIV Among Sex Workers
    Jun05

    Ukrainian NGO Works to Stop Spread of HIV Among Sex Workers

    During a recent visit to Kyiv, Michel Kazatchkine — the U.N. special envoy for HIV/AIDS in Eastern Europe and Central Asia — toured the Ukrainian capital’s various harm-reduction programs, aimed at stopping the spread of HIV. Among those was the nongovernmental organization Eney (Aeneas), which specializes in providing medical and legal...

    Saint’s Relics Are Miraculous Must-see in Secular Russia
    Jun05

    Saint’s Relics Are Miraculous Must-see in Secular Russia

    In the three weeks since St. Nicholas came to Moscow, more than 300,000 people have stood in huge lines for up to 10 hours to visit a gilded ark thought to carry his bone fragments. Yet the queues stretching down the Moscow River embankment from Christ the Savior Cathedral are something of their own marvel. The massive turnout to see the...

    Former Head Of Greek Catholic Church In Ukraine Buried
    Jun05

    Former Head Of Greek Catholic Church In Ukraine Buried

    The former head of the Greek Catholic church in Ukraine was buried after a funeral mass in Kyiv. Cardinal Lubomyr Husar served as head of the church, the Major Archbishop of Kyiv, from 2005-11. He was responsible for the move of the church’s headquarters from Lviv to Kyiv in 2005. His funeral on June 5 was held at the Patriarchal Cathedral...

    Daredevil falls to death while swinging on bridge in Kiev
    Jun05

    Daredevil falls to death while swinging on bridge in Kiev

    WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. The young daredevil fell while trying to swing across the top of a high bridge in Kiev, Ukraine. Onlookers screamed in shock as he fell to his death. …read more Source: Daily...

    There’s an Ottawa-area festival for just about everyone this summer
    Jun05

    There’s an Ottawa-area festival for just about everyone this summer

    First come the tulips, then come the tunes. It’s seasonal ritual in the nation’s capital: As the city’s Tulip Festival comes to a close, the bloom begins for another season, one filled with live music. Beginning with Westfest, this first weekend in June, the calendar is packed through to September with nearly continuous live...