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    Helsinki Commission chairman comments  on OSCE monitor’s death in eastern Ukraine
    Apr28

    Helsinki Commission chairman comments on OSCE monitor’s death in eastern Ukraine

    WASHINGTON – Following the death on April 23 of a U.S. paramedic serving in the Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) when his vehicle struck an explosive – likely a landmine – in separatist-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine, U.S. Helsinki Commission Chairman Roger Wicker spoke on...

    Bishop appointed for Chicago eparchy of Ukrainian Catholic Church
    Apr28

    Bishop appointed for Chicago eparchy of Ukrainian Catholic Church

    PHILADELPHIA – Archbishop Stefan Soroka, metropolitan of Ukrainian Catholics in the United States, on April 20 announced the appointment of Bishop Venedykt (Valery) Aleksiychuk, M.S.U., as the bishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of St. Nicholas in Chicago. “The hierarchy, clergy, religious and faithful of the Ukrainian Catholic Church in the...

    A celebration of Ukrainian women’s voices at the United Nations
    Apr28

    A celebration of Ukrainian women’s voices at the United Nations

    UNITED NATIONS – The Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the United Nations, along with two U.N.-accredited NGO partners, the World Federation of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations (WFUWO) and the Ukrainian World Congress (UWC), organized “A Celebration of Women’s Voices” in honor of International Mother Language Day on March 10 at the U. N....

    Lubomyr Wynar, scholar, founder of the journal Ukrainian Historian
    Apr28

    Lubomyr Wynar, scholar, founder of the journal Ukrainian Historian

    OSTROH, Ukraine – Dr. Lubomyr R. Wynar, the prominent scholar, academic organizer, founder and editor for many years of the journal Ukrainian Historian, passed away on Easter Sunday, April 16, in Woodstock, Ga. He was 85. His death, following a brief illness, constitutes a huge loss for historical scholarship and for his family and colleagues....

    Philadelphia-area Ukrainian leaders hold roundtable meeting with Rep. Brendan Boyle
    Apr28

    Philadelphia-area Ukrainian leaders hold roundtable meeting with Rep. Brendan Boyle

    JENKINTOWN, Pa. – Rep. Brendan Boyle, a Democrat who represents Pennsylvania’s 13th Congressional District, held a roundtable meeting with Ukrainian leaders on March 18 at the Ukrainian Educational and Cultural Center in Jenkintown, Pa. Congressman Boyle is a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the Congressional Ukrainian...

    Prometheus Ukrainian Male Chorus holds biennial meeting
    Apr28

    Prometheus Ukrainian Male Chorus holds biennial meeting

    JENKINTOWN, Pa. – At its biennial general meeting held on April 3 at the Ukrainian Educational and Cultural Center in Jenkintown, Pa., members of the Prometheus Ukrainian Male Chorus of Philadelphia gathered to review its work over the past two years as well as discuss potential concerts for its 55th year and beyond. With 30 […] …read more...

    Kazakhstan stuns Hungary to wrap up 2017 IIHF
    Apr28

    Kazakhstan stuns Hungary to wrap up 2017 IIHF

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan downed Hungary 3:1 in the final match in Division I Group A of the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Kyiv, Ukraine, Kazinform has learned from Sprots.kz. …read more Source:...

    After 100 days, Donald Trump’s new world order looks like the old one
    Apr28

    After 100 days, Donald Trump’s new world order looks like the old one

    On January 17, just three days before the inauguration, a reporter for Israel’s largest newspaper approached President-elect Donald Trump at a black-tie event to ask about his promise to break with decades of bipartisan foreign policy and move the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. “Of course I remember what I said about Jerusalem,” Trump...

    Angela Merkel, Vladimir Putin to meet in Sochi in May
    Apr28

    Angela Merkel, Vladimir Putin to meet in Sochi in May

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet Vladimir Putin, Russia’s president, in Sochi on May 2 to discuss preparations for July’s G20 summit in Hamburg, Reuters reported Friday. German government spokesman Steffen Seibert said at a press conference that the leaders would also discuss the war in Syria, and Ukraine. The meetingÂ...

    ‘The Promise’ screened in Ukraine
    Apr28

    ‘The Promise’ screened in Ukraine

    The Promise – a new film about the Armenian Genocide in the Ottoman Empire directed by Terry George – was shown in Ukraine on April 27, AnalitikaUA.net reports. Representatives of the Armenian community, high-ranking clergymen, political and social organizations and MPs participated in the premiere of the film in Kiev’s Cinema city Before...