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    Fan of Nazi collaborator to represent Ukraine at Paris Holocaust symposium
    Mar06

    Fan of Nazi collaborator to represent Ukraine at Paris Holocaust symposium

    (JTA) — Ukrainian Jews protested the attendance at an international symposium on the Holocaust by a state historian who praised a Nazi collaborator whose troops killed Jews. Eduard Dolinsky, director of the Ukrainian Jewish Committee, last week condemned the planned attendance of Volodymyr Vyatrovych, director of Ukrainian National Memory...

    Ivanka Trump, the Russia scandal and her billionaire’s social network
    Mar06

    Ivanka Trump, the Russia scandal and her billionaire’s social network

    It looks like the controversy over President Donald Trump’s associates having questionable contacts with Russian officials isn’t going away anytime soon. And this week, someone else very close to Trump was caught up in it. The New Yorker revealed that Jared Kushner, the husband of Ivanka Trump and Trump’s loyal son-in-law and...

    When You Think About Crimea, Think Crimean Tatars. Here Is Why
    Mar06

    When You Think About Crimea, Think Crimean Tatars. Here Is Why

    Three years after Russia’s annexation of Crimea, Tatar voices are still unheard. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Sajjan, Freeland to announce future of Ukraine mission
    Mar06

    Sajjan, Freeland to announce future of Ukraine mission

    Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan and Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland will announce this afternoon the future of Canada’s mission in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    The Canadian military will extend its training mission supporting Ukraine’s troops
    Mar06

    The Canadian military will extend its training mission supporting Ukraine’s troops

    The Canadian military is continuing its training mission in Ukraine. Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan and Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will make the announcement Monday afternoon. The mission was set to expire on March 31 but it was expected that Canada would continue on with the deployment. The mission, dubbed Operation UNIFIER,...

    Ukraine takes Russia to UN court for ‘supporting’ terrorism
    Mar06

    Ukraine takes Russia to UN court for ‘supporting’ terrorism

    Ukraine’s deputy foreign minister on Monday accused Russia of financing terrorism by shipping arms, ammunition and funds to separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Global...

    Russia ‘up to no good’ with its meddling: UK’s Johnson
    Mar06

    Russia ‘up to no good’ with its meddling: UK’s Johnson

    Russia must halt “unacceptable” meddling in other countries, especially the Balkans and Ukraine, for there to be any chance of a fresh start with the West, British foreign minister Boris Johnson says. Video provided by AFP …read more Source: USA...

    Canadian military to continue its training mission supporting Ukraine
    Mar06

    Canadian military to continue its training mission supporting Ukraine

    The Canadian military is continuing its training mission in Ukraine. Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan and Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will make the announcement Monday afternoon. The mission was set to expire on March 31 but it was expected that Canada would continue on with the deployment. The mission, dubbed Operation UNIFIER,...

    Ukraine Court Hears Motions in Graft Case Against Tax Chief
    Mar06

    Ukraine Court Hears Motions in Graft Case Against Tax Chief

    A court in Kyiv heard motions on March 6 in the corruption case against Roman Nasirov, Ukraine’s tax and customs service chief. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Asks UN Judges to Order Russia to Stop Aiding Rebels
    Mar06

    Ukraine Asks UN Judges to Order Russia to Stop Aiding Rebels

    Ukraine asked the United Nations’ highest court on Monday to order Russia to stop funding and equipping pro-Russian separatists, at the start of a hearing where it hopes to prove Moscow is breaking international law. Russia denies sending troops or military equipment to eastern Ukraine and is expected to challenge the basis of the case...