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    A memoir about a World War II childhood
    Mar03

    A memoir about a World War II childhood

    “Borders, Bombs, and… Two Right Shoes,” World War II through the Eyes of a Ukrainian Child Refugee Survivor, by Larissa Zaleska Onyshkevych. Charleston, S.C.: CreateSpace, an Amazon.com company, 2016. ISBN: 0692746544; ISBN-13: 9780692746547. 222 pp. $10. COLUMBIA, Md. – Dr. Larissa Zaleska Onyshkevych has published a memoir of World War II, as...

    “Bitter Harvest” premieres in Canada at Ottawa’s Canadian War Museum
    Mar03

    “Bitter Harvest” premieres in Canada at Ottawa’s Canadian War Museum

    OTTAWA – The feature-film “Bitter Harvest,” which is based on the events of the Holodomor, the Famine-Genocide of 1932-1933 in Ukraine, premiered in Canada at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa on February 28. “Bitter Harvest” takes place in Ukraine during the genocide perpetrated against the Ukrainian people by Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin and...

    Vocal ensemble is celebrating 10-year anniversary
    Mar03

    Vocal ensemble is celebrating 10-year anniversary

    CLEVELAND – The year 2017 marks the 10-year anniversary of the Zorya Ukrainian Female Vocal Ensemble. Zorya plans to celebrate this significant occasion with several artistic events in Cleveland throughout 2017. Zorya, which means “star” or “glow,” was the brainchild of current musical director and conductor Natalia Basladynsky-Mahlay. The...

    Mystery Surrounds Blockade Forcing Kyiv’s Hand
    Mar03

    Mystery Surrounds Blockade Forcing Kyiv’s Hand

    Tensions continue to rise in eastern Ukraine as frequently armed activists ratchet up their makeshift blockade to divide Russia-backed-separatist-controlled territory from the rest of the country nearly three years after the onset of violence. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Campaign adviser changes story and now contradicts Trump, says Donald ordered Ukraine change at RNC
    Mar03

    Campaign adviser changes story and now contradicts Trump, says Donald ordered Ukraine change at RNC

    Donald Trump is having a very, very bad week. As reports emerge that several of his key advisers, including Attorney General Jeff Sessions, met with the Russians the week of the RNC convention, one former adviser has now publicly changed his story to contradict his former boss. Members of the Trump campaign interfered with an RNC delegate...

    Russia and NATO Conduct First Senior Military Call Since Crimea Annexation
    Mar03

    Russia and NATO Conduct First Senior Military Call Since Crimea Annexation

    The call was the first that Moscow accepted, according to NATO. …read more Source:...

    Edmonton soldiers leave for 6-month mission to train Ukrainian troops
    Mar03

    Edmonton soldiers leave for 6-month mission to train Ukrainian troops

    The group is heading to Ukraine as part of Operation Unifier, which saw the Canadian government start sending troops there in summer 2015. …read more Source: Global...

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal
    Mar03

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal

    The leader of the pro-Russian rebel group in Ukraine known as Donetsk People’s Republic has planned to cut all economic ties with the rest of the country in response to an economic blockade placed on the separatist-controlled city of Donbass. “We are cutting all ties with Ukraine, with which we are at war. Yes, we were selling coal to...

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal
    Mar03

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal

    The leader of the pro-Russian rebel group in Ukraine known as Donetsk People’s Republic has planned to cut all economic ties with the rest of the country in response to an economic blockade placed on the separatist-controlled city of Donbass. “We are cutting all ties with Ukraine, with which we are at war. Yes, we were selling coal to...

    Russia says US infighting on Sessions hampers mending ties
    Mar03

    Russia says US infighting on Sessions hampers mending ties

    Donald Trump had come into office expressing admiration for Russian President Vladimir Putin and hoping to mend ties with Moscow, which have sunk to the lowest point since the Cold War over the Ukrainian crisis, the war in Syria and other disputes. […] the allegations by U.S. intelligence agencies of Russian meddling in the election to help...