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    Sacramento picnic raises  funds for aid to Ukraine
    Sep18

    Sacramento picnic raises funds for aid to Ukraine

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A picnic conducted by the Ukraine Relief Organization was held here on Saturday, August 22, with the aim of raising funds for aid to Ukraine. Thousands of people attended, including members of Sacramento’s Knights of Columbus Council 953. Grand Knight Lewis Munoz (left) presented a donation to Vladimir Skots (right),...

    Troy and Watervliet, N.Y. – Ukrainian Independence Day 2015
    Sep18

    Troy and Watervliet, N.Y. – Ukrainian Independence Day 2015

    TROY, N.Y. – The Capital District’s Ukrainian American community members gathered here at Taras Shevchenko Place on Sunday, August 23, to celebrate Ukraine’s 24th Independence Day. The celebration consisted of prayers for peace and remembrance, and a flag-raising ceremony. Troy is the birthplace of the earliest immigration to New York...

    Rochester, N.Y. – Ukrainian Independence Day 2015
    Sep18

    Rochester, N.Y. – Ukrainian Independence Day 2015

    ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Michael Sawkiw Jr., director of the Ukrainian National Information Service (UNIS), was the keynote speaker at the Rochester-area community’s celebration of the 24th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence here on August 23. The event took place beside the Ukrainian Centennial Monument on the grounds of Irondequoit Town...

    Ukrainian hero celebrates  his birthday in New Haven
    Sep18

    Ukrainian hero celebrates his birthday in New Haven

    NEW HAVEN, Conn. – On Sunday, August 30, after the second divine liturgy, parishioners of St. Michael Ukrainian Catholic Church celebrated Roman Lutsiuk’s birthday. Mr. Lutsiuk has been in Connecticut since January. He was injured as a soldier in Ukraine and transferred to Yale New Haven Hospital because of his serious injuries. On this...

    Putin, Berlusconi in Ukraine probe for drinking Crimea wine
    Sep18

    Putin, Berlusconi in Ukraine probe for drinking Crimea wine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian prosecutors are reportedly preparing charges against the director of a winery in Russian-occupied Crimea for uncorking a 240-year-old bottle for Russian President Vladimir Putin and former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi. …read more Source: CNS...

    With Stepped-Up Syrian Intervention, Putin is Playing a Greater Game
    Sep18

    With Stepped-Up Syrian Intervention, Putin is Playing a Greater Game

    Russia’s recent military support of Syria is more about Ukraine than the Middle East …read more Source:...

    Putin, Berlusconi face Ukrainian investigation for drinking 240-year-old wine in Crimea
    Sep18

    Putin, Berlusconi face Ukrainian investigation for drinking 240-year-old wine in Crimea

    Ukrainian prosecutors are reportedly preparing charges against the director of a winery in Russian-occupied Crimea for uncorking a 240-year-old bottle for Russian President Vladimir Putin and former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi. …read more Source: CTV...

    Putin, Berlusconi in Ukraine probe for drinking Crimea wine
    Sep18

    Putin, Berlusconi in Ukraine probe for drinking Crimea wine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian prosecutors are reportedly preparing charges against the director of a winery in Russian-occupied Crimea for uncorking a 240-year-old bottle for Russian President Vladimir Putin and former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi.Putin and his old friend Berlusconi spent last weekend in Crimea, touring ancient ruins and visiting...

    Putin, Berlusconi in Ukraine probe for drinking Crimea wine
    Sep18

    Putin, Berlusconi in Ukraine probe for drinking Crimea wine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian prosecutors are reportedly preparing charges against the director of a winery in Russian-occupied Crimea for uncorking a 240-year-old bottle for Russian President Vladimir Putin and former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi. …read more Source: U.S....

    Deutsche Bank is getting out of Russia
    Sep18

    Deutsche Bank is getting out of Russia

    Deutsche Bank is closing its Russian corporate banking arm in Russia and send its regional chief, Joerg Bongartz, back to Frankfurt. The bank said Bongartz’s move was “long planned,” while the decision to close the corporate banking and securities unit “has been made in order to reduce complexity, costs, risks, and capital...