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    A Population Uprooted by Ukraine’s War Struggles to Get By
    Apr23

    A Population Uprooted by Ukraine’s War Struggles to Get By

    War has displaced about one million people in Ukraine from their homes, and some relief workers say not nearly enough aid is being provided. …read more Source: The New York...

    Lost in Their Own Land
    Apr23

    Lost in Their Own Land

    Over a million people have been forced to flee their homes because of the war in Ukraine. Many of these internally displaced people have struggled to find a new life. …read more Source: The New York...

    The stadium of Ukraine’s best soccer club is empty, marred by war
    Apr23

    The stadium of Ukraine’s best soccer club is empty, marred by war

    Shakhtar Donetsk has for decades been one of Eastern Europe’s premier soccer clubs. It has won Ukraine’s premier league five years straight, and it’s $400 million Donbass Arena played host to the Euro 2012 championships But for nearly a year, as war rages in eastern Ukraine, the 50,000 seat stadium has sat empty, damaged by...

    Millions of Ukrainian Children at Risk From New Epidemics
    Apr23

    Millions of Ukrainian Children at Risk From New Epidemics

    Ukraine is in imminent danger of experiencing the first polio epidemic Europe has seen for decades, health experts have revealed, warning that millions of children are at risk from a range of crippling or fatal infectious diseases, including measles, diphtheria… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    US Accuses Russia Of Violating Deal
    Apr23

    US Accuses Russia Of Violating Deal

    The US has accused Russia of deploying more air defence systems in eastern Ukraine in breach of a ceasefire deal. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ukraine, In Snub To Moscow, To Adopt British War-Time Symbol, Ditch Soviet War Name
    Apr23

    Ukraine, In Snub To Moscow, To Adopt British War-Time Symbol, Ditch Soviet War Name

    Ukraine, in a break with tradition that is certain to rile Moscow, is ditching the Soviet name for World War Two and aims to adopt the poppy, a mainly British wartime symbol, to mark the 70th anniversary of the victory… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Should Canada be more involved in Ukraine?
    Apr23

    Should Canada be more involved in Ukraine?

    Such involvement is inevitable, because politics and economy today are global, and a conflict elsewhere is no longer merely a regional concern. Even more so for Canada in Ukraine. Canada has a special place and meaning in Ukrainian national mythology.… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Wladimir Klitschko Seeks Recognition Of Himself And Ukraine
    Apr23

    Wladimir Klitschko Seeks Recognition Of Himself And Ukraine

    Wladimir Klitschko, the heavyweight champion of the world, was trying to rescue a news conference that was supposed to be promoting a title bout at Madison Square Garden. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Arctic nations meet under threat of new Cold War
    Apr23

    Arctic nations meet under threat of new Cold War

    Ottawa (AFP) – The thawing of the polar ice promises Arctic nations new opportunities to open ocean trade routes and offshore oil fields.But the chill in relations between Western powers and their Arctic neighbor Russia could make the North a frontline in a new Cold War.Senior envoys from the countries of the Arctic Council will meet on...

    Russia Violating Ukraine Ceasefire, Training Rebels, Building Up Troops On Border: US State Department
    Apr23

    Russia Violating Ukraine Ceasefire, Training Rebels, Building Up Troops On Border: US State Department

    Russia has violated the terms of the ceasefire in Ukraine by significantly increasing the number of its troops in the border region, and sending arms and drones to rebels, the U.S. State Department said Wednesday. State department spokeswoman Marie Harf said, in a statement, that “combined Russian-separatist forces” were violating the...