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    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine
    Jun10

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Pilot Nadiya Savchenko on Friday called for early parliamentary elections in Ukraine to “infuse fresh blood” into its… …read more Source:...

    Savchenko: Ukraine Needs Early Parliamentary Elections
    Jun10

    Savchenko: Ukraine Needs Early Parliamentary Elections

    Ukrainian military aviator Nadia Savchenko, who was sworn in as a lawmaker in May, says Ukraine needs early parliamentary elections to bring “fresh blood” into the country’s politics. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukroboronprom announces new aircraft corporation
    Jun10

    Ukroboronprom announces new aircraft corporation

    Geoff ZiezulewiczKIEV, Ukraine, June 10 (UPI) — Ukroboronprom announced Friday the creation of the Ukrainian Aircraft Corp., a consolidation the company says showcases Ukraine’s defense industry reform. …read more Source: United Press...

    The unraveling of Moscow’s dream of “Novorossiya”
    Jun10

    The unraveling of Moscow’s dream of “Novorossiya”

    The Kremlin’s project to create “Novorossiya” in southern and eastern Ukraine and the Ukrainian Black Sea peninsula of Crimea was conducted in secrecy and haste in the first months of 2014. Details of how that project rose and ultimately fell have been hard to come by. But Aleksandr, a Moscow businessman who asked that his […] …read...

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine
    Jun10

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko says the nation needs early parliamentary elections to “to infuse fresh blood” into its politics. Savchenko, who has become a national hero in Ukraine after spending two years in a Russian prison, told The Associated Press Friday that the “Ukrainian people deserve a better government that they...

    AP Interview: Savchenko Calls for Early Elections in Ukraine
    Jun10

    AP Interview: Savchenko Calls for Early Elections in Ukraine

    Freed Ukraine pilot Savchenko calls for early parliamentary elections …read more Source: ABC...

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine
    Jun10

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko says the nation needs early parliamentary elections to “to infuse fresh blood” into its politics. …read more Source: FOX...

    Keep sanctions in place
    Jun10

    Keep sanctions in place

    Back in March, during a working visit to Washington, Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko argued that sanctions “are the only line in the sand that the West drew after 2014. It is the only line between good and evil drawn in the context of this war. And if there is no line anymore – then what’s […] …read more Source: The...

    Kelly McParland: NATO request puts Liberal support for peacekeeping to the test
    Jun10

    Kelly McParland: NATO request puts Liberal support for peacekeeping to the test

    Canada has been asked to contribute up to 1,000 troops to a new force in eastern Europe as a warning that the NATO alliance will not tolerate any aggression against western allies by Russian President Vladimir Putin. The U.S., Britain and Germany have each promised 1,000 troops; Canada would be the fourth partner. This should be the easiest of...

    Holodomor being highlighted at scholarly conferences in Ukraine, Canada
    Jun10

    Holodomor being highlighted at scholarly conferences in Ukraine, Canada

    TORONTO – Recently scholarly conferences held in Lviv and in Calgary, Alberta, feature panels on the Holodomor organized by the Holodomor Research and Education Consortium (HREC). HREC has organized a panel that will examine the role of demonization and the “othering” of Ukrainians in the context of the Holodomor at the conference of the...