UCC: “REFERENDUM” IN CRIMEA IS UNCONSTITUTIONAL, ILLEGITIMATE AND ILLEGAL
The Ukrainian Canadian Congress considers the decision taken by the Crimean Parliament to hold a referendum on 16 March on the status of Crimea to be unconstitutional, illegitimate, and illegal.
The Ukrainian courts, whose authority is supreme on the entirety of the territory of Ukraine, have declared that
SADOK Ukrainian Dance Ensemble of Vernon
Media Release March 8, 2014 Vernon, B.C. Canada
“Vernon Supports All People of Ukraine”
Over 60 people from the community of Vernon, Salmon Arm, Mara and Kelowna, B.C. joined together today for a peaceful rally in support of all people of Ukraine. The message was clear, ‘Putin, Hands Off Ukraine.”
March 9, 2014
Government Provides $100,000 for Humanitarian Aid for the People of Ukraine
Ontario is assisting the people of Ukraine by providing $100,000 in humanitarian aid and other supports as necessary during this challenging and difficult time.
Over the past few weeks and months, Ontario has closely observed the ongoing political unrest and escalating violence in Ukraine.
Canadians Celebrate 200th Anniversary
of the Birth of Taras Shevchenko
The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) invites Ukrainian Canadians to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Taras Shevchenko, poet, painter and humanist, as we join the world in dedicating 2014 as the Year of Shevchenko. March 9th has been a special day of gathering and remembrance among Ukrainian’s for many
Russian government sponsored media has broadcast news reports and footage that have promoted intolerance and hate during the invasion of Ukrainian through fabrcation and manipulation of facts as well as blatant war propaganda. Those reports have been rebroadcast via Canadian cable and satellite television providers to Canadian viewers. We the undersigned demand that the
According to the state-owned All-Russia Center for the Study of Public Opinion, 73 percent of Russians are against intervention in Ukraine. All the leading opposition forces in Russia have condemned the military invasion and the planned annexation of Crimea. The Institute of Modern Russia publishes excerpts from Russian opposition statements on the situation in Ukraine.
The Soviet Kremlin was skilled at dishonesty – from Vladimir Lenin’s “a lie told often enough becomes the truth” to Josef Stalin’s denial of Ukraine’s forced famine that killed millions and Mikhail Gorbachev’s stonewalling about the Chornobyl nuclear power plant disaster in 1986.
While not the “evil empire” that it once was, Russia’s Kremlin under Vladimir
Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2014 14:51:54 -0500
Subject: Claims/Myths doc from US Embassy
Document from the United States Embassy in Moscow
Setting the Record Straight on Ukraine (as of March 4, 2014)
Claim: We need to return to the February 21 agreement, which the opposition failed to implement.
Response: As part of the agreement, the Ukrainian Parliament (the Rada) passed
Winnipeg Free Press – PRINT EDITION
NATO’s guarantees to Ukraine face test
By: Lubomyr Luciuk
3 March 2014
He was born on July 9, 1950. I was born on the same date in 1953. So we share an astrological sign. I’d say the stars worked out better for me. He’s a billionaire, whereas I certainly am not, but I am
Today, MP Ted Opitz tabled a motion in the House of Commons, which received unanimous consent from all political parties, condemning Russia’s provocative military intervention in Ukraine.
The motion was as follows:
That this House strongly condemn Russia’s provocative military intervention in Ukraine; call upon Russia to withdraw its forces and respect the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine, as