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    World Federation of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations holds annual meeting in Kyiv
    Oct21

    World Federation of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations holds annual meeting in Kyiv

    TORONTO – The annual meeting of the World Federation of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations (WFUWO) was held on August 21-23 in Kyiv, coinciding with the 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence. However, the celebration was clouded by the fact that this anniversary was being marked at a time when there was growing military aggression...

    A rare opportunity to hear the renowned Kyiv Chamber Choir
    Oct21

    A rare opportunity to hear the renowned Kyiv Chamber Choir

    TORONTO – From October 28 to November 6, the award-winning Kyiv Chamber Choir and their conductor/founder Mykola Hobdych will present nine concerts – one of the highlights of their 25th anniversary year. For the first time, the choir will perform in Chicago, Boston and Cleveland. By popular demand, the choristers are returning for concerts in […]...

    Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova makes Kremlin Cup final
    Oct21

    Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova makes Kremlin Cup final

    MOSCOW (AP) — Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova beat fourth-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine 6-1, 6-7 (2), 6-4 in the Kremlin Cup semifinals on… …read more Source:...

    Russian Journalist’s Intimidation Campaign Drives Family Into Hiding
    Oct21

    Russian Journalist’s Intimidation Campaign Drives Family Into Hiding

    Russian journalist Dmitry Steshin has prompted the closure of a St. Petersburg restaurant and sent its chef into hiding by taking to Twitter to attack the chef’s criticism of a top separatist commander in Ukraine who was killed this week. Now he has a young man in Voronezh in the crosshairs. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Russia refuses to extradite filmmaker Oleg Sentsov to Ukraine
    Oct21

    Russia refuses to extradite filmmaker Oleg Sentsov to Ukraine

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 21 (UPI) — Russia refused to extradite filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, sentenced to 20 years for terrorism, to Ukraine to finish his prison term. …read more Source: United Press...

    The High Stakes of Ukraine’s Energy Reforms
    Oct21

    The High Stakes of Ukraine’s Energy Reforms

    The performance of Ukraine’s energy sector is critical for its security. Yet systemic and pervasive corruption in this key sector during the country’s 25 years of independence is a sadly familiar story. Officials at the highest level of various Ukrainian governments and their confederates have siphoned off billions of dollars annually...

    Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker ‘Staying’ in Russia
    Oct21

    Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker ‘Staying’ in Russia

    Ukraine says Russia is refusing to hand over jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who was convicted of conspiracy to commit terror attacks by a Russian military court in 2015 and sentenced to 20 years in prison …read more Source: ABC...

    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia
    Oct21

    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia

    Ukraine says Russia is refusing to hand over jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who was convicted of conspiracy to commit terror attacks by a Russian military court in 2015 and sentenced to 20 years in prison …read more Source: U.S....

    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia
    Oct21

    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia

    Ukraine says Russia is refusing to hand over jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who was convicted of conspiracy to commit terror attacks by a Russian military court in 2015 and … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine and Poland Point To Soviet Culpability For WWII
    Oct21

    Ukraine and Poland Point To Soviet Culpability For WWII

    Ukraine and Poland’s parliaments have approved a resolution, considering moves by both the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany as the reason for the start of World War II. The resolution, called the Declaration of Remembrance and Solidarity, states that the non-aggression pact between the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany was what led to the two...