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    Trudeau’s travels: Liberal leader intensely focused on GTA and Montreal
    Apr05

    Trudeau’s travels: Liberal leader intensely focused on GTA and Montreal

    The road to victory for Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau in the upcoming federal election goes through ridings in and around Toronto and Montreal, judging by his travels over the past six months. Trudeau, a Montreal MP, also made multiple stops and participated in several events in the Vancouver area and southwestern Ontario, other regions with a...

    The Crisis in Ukraine Presents one of the Gravest Threats to Global Order in the Past Quarter Century
    Apr05

    The Crisis in Ukraine Presents one of the Gravest Threats to Global Order in the Past Quarter Century

    Military action by Russia against Ukraine is a breach of international law and a violation of the terms of the Budapest Memorandum of 1994. It pits Moscow directly against Western powers at a time of deep instability in other parts… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Preparing For Trench Warfare In Ukraine
    Apr05

    Preparing For Trench Warfare In Ukraine

    On the edge of the city here, members of the 37th Mechanized Infantry Battalion are living in cramped bunkers sunk about 8 feet into the black earth of farm fields. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    France’s True Problem: Skinny Fashion Models
    Apr05

    France’s True Problem: Skinny Fashion Models

    France’s parliament has approved a measure banning fashion models from being excessively thin. The measure is designed to fight anorexia, which many believe is triggered by the unhealthy body standards set by the media. Modeling agents will be liable for using models who are under a certain level of Body Mass Index. According to a BBC...

    Nine government soldiers killed in three incidents in east Ukraine
    Apr05

    Nine government soldiers killed in three incidents in east Ukraine

    Fred LambertMARIUPOL, Ukraine, April 5 (UPI) — Despite a ceasefire, at least nine Ukrainian soldiers were killed over the weekend in three separate incidents near rebel strongholds in the country’s east. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine truce threatened as car blasts kill soldiers
    Apr05

    Ukraine truce threatened as car blasts kill soldiers

    The explosions come after Ukraine’s president pushes for international peacekeepers to help secure a truce. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Crimean Rights Commissioner Says Situation Worse Than In Russian Regions
    Apr05

    Crimean Rights Commissioner Says Situation Worse Than In Russian Regions

    The Russian-appointed human rights commissioner in Crimea has stated the situation with rights there is worse than in Russian regions. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian Propaganda In Ukraine
    Apr05

    Russian Propaganda In Ukraine

    Tucked away behind the Carpathian mountains, Ukraine’s Transcarpathian region has its share of problems. Ethnic separatism is not among the major ones. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Words Of War, From Ukraine To New York
    Apr05

    Words Of War, From Ukraine To New York

    On a windy evening in March, a slender man with slightly spiky hair stood in front of about two hundred people gathered at the Ukrainian Museum in Manhattan’s East Village. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Russia Rattles Nuclear Saber Amid Tension
    Apr05

    Russia Rattles Nuclear Saber Amid Tension

    Bellicose rhetoric, including open nuclear threats, from Vladimir Putin on down has swelled in Moscow since the start of the conflict in Ukraine, to a level largely unseen even in the days of the Cold War. …read more Source: The Wall Street...