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    Plaques mark internment of Ukrainian immigrants during First World War | video
    Aug23

    Plaques mark internment of Ukrainian immigrants during First World War | video

    Calgary’s Ukrainian community reflected on a dark chapter of Canadian history Friday with the unveiling of three plaques to commemorate the internment of Ukrainian immigrants during the First World War. The plaques, which depict images of internees with the caption “Recalling Canada’s First National Internment Operations,” are being...

    Russian convoy arrives in Ukraine amid shelling reports
    Aug22

    Russian convoy arrives in Ukraine amid shelling reports

    NATO chief condemns unauthorized aid transport and accuses Moscow of shelling Ukrainian troops. …read more Source: USA...

    West Condemns Russia Over Convoy to Ukraine
    Aug22

    West Condemns Russia Over Convoy to Ukraine

    LUHANSK, Ukraine— Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated sharply on Friday as Moscow sent more than 130 trucks rolling across the border in what it said was a mission to deliver humanitarian aid. Ukraine called it a “direct invasion,” and the U.S. and NATO condemned it as well. The trucks, part of a convoy of 260 vehicles, entered Ukraine...

    Russian Convoy Crosses Ukrainian Border, Prompting Outcry From West
    Aug22

    Russian Convoy Crosses Ukrainian Border, Prompting Outcry From West

    Russia has sent a large number of trucks into eastern Ukraine without the authorization of the Ukrainian government or Red Cross supervision. Moscow says the trucks are carrying aid for civilians, but the Ukrainians — together with NATO, U.S. and European leaders — say the move is a violation of Ukrainian sovereignty.» E-Mail This …read...

    NATO Condemns Russian Aid Convoy’s Entrance Into Ukraine, Russia’s Artillery Use
    Aug22

    NATO Condemns Russian Aid Convoy’s Entrance Into Ukraine, Russia’s Artillery Use

    NATO, the Pentagon and Ukrainian officials have condemned a purported Russian aid convoy’s entrance into Ukraine. Part of the convoy, which Russian officials describe as humanitarian in nature, headed toward rebel-held eastern Ukraine without the approval of authorities in Kiev or the participation of the Red Cross. …read more Source:...

    U.S. says Russia will ‘bear consequences’ for move into Ukraine
    Aug22

    U.S. says Russia will ‘bear consequences’ for move into Ukraine

    The Obama administration Friday condemned the unauthorized entry of a Russian convoy into embattled eastern Ukraine, warning that the Kremlin would “bear additional consequences” for the move. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Russian aid convoy arrives in Ukraine amid shelling reports
    Aug22

    Russian aid convoy arrives in Ukraine amid shelling reports

    NATO chief condemns unauthorized transport and accuses Moscow of shelling Ukrainian troops. …read more Source: USA...

    Here’s How The Kremlin’s English-Language Propaganda Organs Are Spinning Russia’s Incursion Into Ukraine
    Aug22

    Here’s How The Kremlin’s English-Language Propaganda Organs Are Spinning Russia’s Incursion Into Ukraine

    The current situation in Ukraine is reaching a head as Russian armor and aid trucks are freely flowing over the boarder, an act that Ukraine has called a “direct invasion.” For the first time in months of crisis, accused Russia of directly intervening in Ukraine’s restive east, where Kiev has been fighting Russian-supported...

    Russian vehicles in Ukraine ‘a flagrant violation’: White House
    Aug22

    Russian vehicles in Ukraine ‘a flagrant violation’: White House

    The U.S. accused Russia Friday of violating international law by sending military vehicles disguised as civilian trucks into Ukraine as part of a supposed humanitarian mission in the war-torn region. The White House demanded that Moscow “remove its vehicles and its personnel from the territory of Ukraine immediately.” “This is...

    White House: Russia Tried To Sneak Military Vehicles Into Ukraine By Painting Them Like Civilian Trucks
    Aug22

    White House: Russia Tried To Sneak Military Vehicles Into Ukraine By Painting Them Like Civilian Trucks

    The White House accused Russia of painting military vehicles to look like ordinary civilian trucks, as Ukraine claimed there was a “direct invasion” by a Russian convoy without its consent. Caitlin Hayden, a spokesperson for the White House’s National Security Council, said on Friday that Russia was forcing its way into Ukraine....