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    Ukrainian aircraft manufacturer Antonov diversifies away from Russia
    Sep23

    Ukrainian aircraft manufacturer Antonov diversifies away from Russia

    Antonov, Ukraine’s only designer and manufacturer of aircraft, has severed all ties with Russia, which had been its main market and partner for decades (Ukrayinska Pravda, September 10). This was unavoidable, given the de facto war waged by Moscow, which prompted Kyiv to stop Ukrainian military-technical cooperation with Russia and join...

    Message of YES conference: Ukraine cannot rely solely on Western support
    Sep23

    Message of YES conference: Ukraine cannot rely solely on Western support

    Kyiv must act on improving how the country is run KYIV – Last year, foreign technocrats and Western-educated Ukrainians represented the government at the annual Yalta European Strategy, the pre-eminent event that gathers high-profile officials and business leaders to discuss the country’s place in a constantly changing world. This year,...

    Embassy of Ukraine holds reception to mark Ukrainian Independence Day
    Sep23

    Embassy of Ukraine holds reception to mark Ukrainian Independence Day

    WASHINGTON – To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence in Washington, the Embassy of Ukraine in the U.S. chose a venue whose name has symbolic meaning for the country – the Institute of Peace, which is located in the very center of downtown. There were over 500 guests at the Embassy’s reception, among them […]...

    Kirovohrad LL and U-21 baseball team win tournaments
    Sep23

    Kirovohrad LL and U-21 baseball team win tournaments

    • The ninth Ukraine Little League Championships for orphans and invited New Programs is under way in Kremenets, Ternopil, Oblast, on September 19-22. The California Association to Aid Ukraine (CAAU), a longtime supporter, is sponsoring the event. Teams include Krements, Mizoch, Kyiv and Mykolayiv, with new clubs Horinka and Sloviansk playing...

    Over 2,500 gather at Tryzubivka to celebrate 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence
    Sep23

    Over 2,500 gather at Tryzubivka to celebrate 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence

    HORSHAM, Pa. – The Ukrainian and American flags danced in the brilliant sunshine and mild breezes of another delightful summer afternoon at the Ukrainian American Sport Center Tryzub. The intense and complex thoughts, prayers and emotions of the gathering crowd were palpable this Sunday, August 28. Ukrainians, haling, directly or through ancestry...

    Ukrainian Independence Day 2016 – Watervliet, N.Y.
    Sep23

    Ukrainian Independence Day 2016 – Watervliet, N.Y.

    WATERVLIET, N.Y. – On August 24, Ukraine celebrated 25 years of independence. That milestone anniversary was recognized on Saturday, August 27, during the Ukrainian Festival of Independence celebrated at the Ukrainian-American Cultural Center in the historic pioneer neighborhood of Watervliet. “An afternoon-long program was dedicated in part to...

    Gigi Hadid fends off man-handler between runway turns
    Sep22

    Gigi Hadid fends off man-handler between runway turns

    MILAN (AP) — This was already Gigi Hadid’s season. She drew crowds outside the Max Mara shop on opening day of Milan Fashion Week, and indulged fans with selfies. Then she opened and closed the Max Mara show on the second day of womenswear previews for next spring and summer on Thursday, and took top billing at Fendi. But in between, things...

    Real-life ‘fasting girls’ inspire mysterious tale in Emma Donoghue’s ‘The Wonder’
    Sep22

    Real-life ‘fasting girls’ inspire mysterious tale in Emma Donoghue’s ‘The Wonder’

    TORONTO — Celebrated author Emma Donoghue admits she has long held interest in “freakish cases,” but exploring real-life tales of “fasting girls” proved particularly intriguing. The stories, which range from the 16th to 20th century, centre on girls and women from the British Isles, western Europe and North America who...

    Model Gigi Hadid manhandled in Milan
    Sep22

    Model Gigi Hadid manhandled in Milan

    Model Gigi Hadid was manhandled outside a Milan Fashion Week venue Thursday by a former Ukrainian television reporter who has pulled similar stunts in Paris, Los Angeles and Moscow. A … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine Plans Reinforcement of Regional Crimea Border
    Sep22

    Ukraine Plans Reinforcement of Regional Crimea Border

    Ukraine is sending around 10 train-loads of supplies to reinforce the border between its Kherson region and annexed Crimea, Ukrainian state news agency Ukrinform reports. Crimea was annexed by Russia in 2014 and, although the Russian government is not recognized as legitimate by the U.N., its appointed officials have effectively governed the...