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    Tillerson says U.S. will uphold Russia sanctions until it respects pledges
    Mar31

    Tillerson says U.S. will uphold Russia sanctions until it respects pledges

    BRUSSELS — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Washington will ease sanctions against Russia over the conflict in Ukraine only when Moscow respects commitments to help restore peace. RELATED CONTENTSecretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia must honor Ukraine dealPaul Ryan on working with Trump, Russia sanctions and GOP goalsTillerson...

    Former Denmark Prime Minister: U.S. Should Escalate Sanctions Against Russia
    Mar31

    Former Denmark Prime Minister: U.S. Should Escalate Sanctions Against Russia

    Anders Fogh Rasmussen, a former prime minister of Denmark, urged the Trump administration on Thursday to ramp up U.S. sanctions against Russia over its 2014 annexation of Crimea. Rasmussen said the Kremlin has signaled through recent actions that it has no intent to withdraw from eastern Ukraine or to comply with the 2015 Minsk ceasefire...

    US Vows to Uphold Russia Sanctions until it Respects Pledges
    Mar31

    US Vows to Uphold Russia Sanctions until it Respects Pledges

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Washington will ease sanctions against Russia over the conflict in Ukraine only when Moscow respects commitments to help restore peace.Tillerson said Friday that “the United States sanctions will remain until Moscow reverses the… …read more Source:...

    US vows to uphold Russia sanctions until it respects pledges
    Mar31

    US vows to uphold Russia sanctions until it respects pledges

    BRUSSELS (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Washington will ease sanctions against Russia over the conflict in Ukraine only when Moscow respects commitments to help restore peace. …read more Source: CNS...

    US vows to uphold Russia sanctions until it respects pledges
    Mar31

    US vows to uphold Russia sanctions until it respects pledges

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Washington will ease sanctions against Russia over the conflict in Ukraine only when Moscow respects commitments to help restore peace. Tillerson said Friday … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    US vows to uphold Russia sanctions until it respects pledges
    Mar31

    US vows to uphold Russia sanctions until it respects pledges

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Washington will ease sanctions against Russia over the conflict in Ukraine only once it respects its commitments to help restore peace …read more Source: ABC...

    PM sticks to his guns amid fresh calls from U.S. for NATO allies to spend more
    Mar31

    PM sticks to his guns amid fresh calls from U.S. for NATO allies to spend more

    OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau doubled down Friday in his defence of Canadian military spending levels, as the U.S. brought fresh pressure to bear on NATO allies to pony up. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson used his first NATO summit in Brussels to demand that all allies come up with a plan to increase the amount they spend on...

    A community milestone
    Mar31

    A community milestone

    Within our Ukrainian American community, there are many milestones that we come together to commemorate or celebrate, ranging from anniversaries of various organizations and historic events to local events like first holy communions and Ukrainian school graduations. One of our most celebrated milestones is the annual presentation of debutantes at...

    Ukrainian Tobacco Giant Suspected Of Helping Fund Separatists
    Mar31

    Ukrainian Tobacco Giant Suspected Of Helping Fund Separatists

    Ukraine’s Tedis Ukraine tobacco giant has been accused of tax evasion and financing Russia-backed separatists that control parts of the eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    April 5, 1967
    Mar31

    April 5, 1967

    Fifty years ago, Archbishop Mstyslav, president of the Consistory of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the U.S.A., wrote an open letter that appeared in the April 5, 1967, issue of The New York Times. The letter, addressed to the editor of Radianska Ukraina in Kyiv, accused the central government of the Soviet Union of complicity […] …read...