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STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ANNOUNCING THE INTENT TO IMPOSE ADDITIONAL SANCTIONS ON RUSSIA

Ottawa, Ontario
29 July 2014
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement announcing that Canada intends to impose additional sanctions on Russia in concert with allies and partners:
“On July 24th, 2014, we announced strengthened sanctions on arms manufacturers and energy and financial entities with significant links to the Russian Government.
“In the wake of continued aggression


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UCC COMMENDS COORDINATED IMPOSITION OF SANCTIONS AGAINST RUSSIA BY UKRAINE’S ALLIES

UCC COMMENDS COORDINATED IMPOSITION OF SANCTIONS AGAINST RUSSIA BY UKRAINE’S ALLIES
OTAWA – July 29, 2014 – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes today’s announcements by Canada, the United States and the states of the European Union on the imposition of additional sanctions against the Russian Federation. Canada’s Prime Minister, the Right Honourable Stephen Harper, made


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STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ANNOUNCING FURTHER SANCTIONS

This document is also available at http://pm.gc.ca
Date: July 24, 2014
For immediate release
 
STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ANNOUNCING FURTHER SANCTIONS
 
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement announcing new economic sanctions and travel bans against Ukrainian individuals, as well as economic sanctions against Ukrainian entities and a broad range of entities related to various


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URGENT CALL TO ACTION! STOP TERRORISM IN UKRAINE!

CALL TO ACTION!
STOP TERRORISM IN UKRAINE!
 
The Ukrainian Canadian Congress calls on the Government of Canada to provide immediate support for Ukraine to stop Russian state-sponsored terrorism and illegal occupation of Ukraine.  We also call on all Parliamentarians to support this effort and to condemn the Russian Federation for its illegal invasion and occupation of sovereign


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Presentation at the Opening of Shevchenko Exhibition

Presentation at the Opening of Shevchenko Exhibition
Manitoba Legislature, 15 July 2014
 
Shevchenko has had his admirers in every generation. There are many stories of people identifying themselves as Ukrainians after reading him. Today, once more Ukrainian patriots are picking up his works and rereading them. Even those whose ethnic origins are not Ukrainian. Why is this?


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UCC Condemns Russia’s Illegal Detention of Ukrainian Pilot

UCC CONDEMNS RUSSIA’S ILLEGAL DETENTION OF UKRAINIAN PILOT
July 11, 2014 - Ottawa - The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) strongly condemns the Russian Federation’s illegal detention of Ukrainian armed forces pilot Nadia Savchenko and calls for her immediate release. Savchenko was taken hostage by Kremlin-backed mercenaries in eastern Ukraine in mid-June, and is now being held in detention in


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Ukrainian Community Leaders Join Canada’s Trade Minister Ed Fast on Working Visit to Kyiv

UKRAINIAN COMMUNITY LEADERS JOIN CANADA’S TRADE MINISTER ED FAST ON WORKING VISIT TO KYIV  
  
July 10, 2014 - Kyiv, Ukraine. Canada’s Minister of International Trade has undertaken a 3 day (July 9-12) trade and development mission to Ukraine. He will be meeting with key Ukrainian Government officials, business groups and civil society with a view to expanding


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Ukrainian Church in Regina to commemorate First World War Canadian internment camps [Article]

Ukrainian church in Regina to commemorate First World War Canadian internment camps

BY NATASCIA LYPNY, THE LEADER-POST
JULY 3, 2014 7:10 AM

  

 

Jerry Zrymiak, left, parish council chairman, and Father Vladimir Mudri, parish council president, stand inside St. Basil’s Ukrainian Catholic Church in Regina, SK, on Friday, June 27, 2014.
Photograph by: TROY FLEECE, Regina Leader-Post

REGINA — If you visit


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UCC Welcomes Historic Signature of EU-Ukraine Association Agreement

UCC WELCOMES HISTORIC SIGNATURE OF EU-UKRAINE ASSOCIATION AGREEMENT
 
June 27, 2014. OTTAWA - The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes today’s signing of the Association Agreement between the European Union and Ukraine. The UCC also congratulates the people of Georgia and the Republic of Moldova for their signature of Association Agreements, which also took place today. The EU-Ukraine


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Canadian Multiculturalism Day – June 27th

On November 13, 2002, the Government of Canada, by Royal Proclamation, designated June 27 of each year as Canadian Multiculturalism Day.
Canadian Multiculturalism Day is an opportunity to celebrate our diversity and our commitment to democracy, equality and mutual respect and to appreciate the contributions of the various multicultural groups and communities to Canadian society.
Take part


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