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    UUARC sends first shipment of 2017 of humanitarian aid to Ukraine
    Apr21

    UUARC sends first shipment of 2017 of humanitarian aid to Ukraine

    PHILADELPHIA – The first container of humanitarian aid sent out this year by the United Ukrainian American relief Committee (UUARC) was loaded by volunteers in the Philadelphia area on March 24 and shipped to Kyiv. The container of aid included new physical therapy equipment – including a specialized treadmill, a recumbent stepper and continuous...

    UCC announces hiring  of national fund manager
    Apr21

    UCC announces hiring of national fund manager

    OTTAWA – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) announced the appointment of Janine (Asya) Kuzma as the new national fund development manager. “I am very pleased to welcome Janine to the UCC team,” stated Paul Grod, national president of the UCC. “It is important for us to strengthen our capacity to deliver programs and projects, and […]...

    A house we know and love
    Apr21

    A house we know and love

    “Kazka pro Malenku Khatu bilia Maloho Lisu” (Tale of the Little House by the Little Woods), by Luba Gawur. Kyiv: Smoloskyp, 2016. 46 pp, $15. As many published memoirs about the Ukrainian Displaced Persons appear on the scene, this small 46-page book (in Ukrainian), “Tale of the Little House by the Little Woods,” by Luba […] …read more...

    Ukrainian Pavilion to be presented at international art exhibit in Venice
    Apr21

    Ukrainian Pavilion to be presented at international art exhibit in Venice

    DALLAS – The Ministry of Culture of Ukraine has appointed Dallas Contemporary to organize the Ukrainian Pavilion at the 57th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, in 2017. Dallas Contemporary Executive Director Peter Doroshenko and Assistant Curator Lilia Kudelia will present a solo exhibition of work by Boris Mikhailov. The...

    Two Ukrainian Soldiers Reported Killed In Country’s East
    Apr21

    Two Ukrainian Soldiers Reported Killed In Country’s East

    The Ukrainian military says two of its soldiers have been killed in clashes with Russia-backed separatists in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Prominent Ukrainian Politician Detained In Corruption Probe
    Apr21

    Prominent Ukrainian Politician Detained In Corruption Probe

    Ukrainian investigators are seeking a court order to place an influential former lawmaker who is suspected of embezzlement in pretrial custody. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Makes Two High-Profile Detentions in Corruption Case
    Apr21

    Ukraine Makes Two High-Profile Detentions in Corruption Case

    By Natalia Zinets and Pavel PolityukKIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian authorities detained a former lawmaker and the deputy chief of state energy firm… …read more Source: U.S....

    The Morning Vertical, April 21, 2017
    Apr21

    The Morning Vertical, April 21, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    4 Reasons Why France’s Presidential Election Is So Important
    Apr21

    4 Reasons Why France’s Presidential Election Is So Important

    France’s presidential election race has been a volatile spectacle, as unexpected candidates have surged into the limelight while scandals involving some have made the outcome uncertain.On Sunday, the country will finally hold its first of two rounds of voting. The two candidates with the highest percentage of the vote will then face off...

    The Daily Vertical: When The Kremlin Plays The Nazi Card …
    Apr21

    The Daily Vertical: When The Kremlin Plays The Nazi Card …

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...