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    Op-Ed Contributor: Stalin, Father of Ukraine?
    Nov27

    Op-Ed Contributor: Stalin, Father of Ukraine?

    His rule saw the formation of a land with a strong national consciousness, a legacy that Putin prefers to ignore. …read more Source: The New York...

    EU Predicts Stable Gas Supply For Winter Despite Ukraine-Russia Payments Conflict
    Nov27

    EU Predicts Stable Gas Supply For Winter Despite Ukraine-Russia Payments Conflict

    The European Union expects a steady gas supply to the continent during the winter following an interim deal between Ukraine and Russia, Reuters reported, citing a senior EU energy official. The statement comes despite Russia not having resumed its gas shipments and Ukraine yet to make payments to Russia. …read more Source: International...

    Tech Sector Leading Ukraine’s Pro-European Revival
    Nov27

    Tech Sector Leading Ukraine’s Pro-European Revival

    It has been a year since President Viktor Yanukovych refused to sign Ukraine’s EU Association Agreement, unleashing the Maidan Square street protests in Kiev that led to his ousting. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Pro-Western Ukraine parliament opens for first session
    Nov27

    Pro-Western Ukraine parliament opens for first session

    Ukraine’s parliament opened for its inaugural session Thursday since an election last month that ushered in a spate of pro-Western parties. …read more Source: CTV...

    Pro-Western Ukraine parliament opens for its first session since elections
    Nov27

    Pro-Western Ukraine parliament opens for its first session since elections

    Parliament in Ukraine has opened for its first session since an election last month that ushered in a spate of pro-Western parties. …read more Source: FOX...

    Poroshenko intends to prepare his country for European Union (EU) and NATO Membership within 6 Years
    Nov27

    Poroshenko intends to prepare his country for European Union (EU) and NATO Membership within 6 Years

    Some of his fellow East Europeans who are already members of both organisations will actively encourage that ambition, while leaders of NATO and EU will do their best to rain on Poroshenko’s parade. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Canada will send the Ukrainian army more than $22 million worth of cold-weather gear
    Nov27

    Canada will send the Ukrainian army more than $22 million worth of cold-weather gear

    The donations come from surplus military stocks. The green clothing dates from the late 1990s, said a Defence official, who also indicated that white camouflage winter smocks will not be among the donated items being loaded on a C-17 transport… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Child soldiers appear to be playing a part on both sides of the conflict in eastern Ukraine
    Nov27

    Child soldiers appear to be playing a part on both sides of the conflict in eastern Ukraine

    A boy as young as 15 has been shown training pro-Russian separatist recruits in how to handle weapons, while Ukrainian media have told the story of a 17-year-old volunteer sapper. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    New Ukraine Parliament To Convene
    Nov27

    New Ukraine Parliament To Convene

    Ukraine’s newly elected parliament is due to convene for its first session on November 27. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canada sends parkas, boots to Ukraine as U.S. weighs request for weapons
    Nov27

    Canada sends parkas, boots to Ukraine as U.S. weighs request for weapons

    Nicholson would not say whether the Harper government supports providing heavy military equipment, including tanks and armoured vehicles, to replace Ukrainian material destroyed in fighting Russian-backed separatists …read more Source: The Globe and...