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  • Senator Andreychuk calls for release of Ukrainian pilot, MP and political prisoner Nadiya Savchenko

    Senator Andreychuk today called for the release of Ukrainian pilot and MP Nadiya Savchenko, who has been imprisoned in Russia since early July 2014.
    “It is incumbent upon the Russian authorities to comply with their obligations under the Minsk agreements, and to honour resolutions of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, the European Parliament


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    SENATOR ANDREYCHUK COMMEMORATES VICTIMS OF THE MAIDAN

    Date: 20 February 2015
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    SENATOR ANDREYCHUK COMMEMORATES VICTIMS OF THE MAIDAN
    Rising in the Senate on 19 February 2015, Senator Andreychuk commemorated the first anniversary since the mass shooting of Euromaidan protesters on the streets of Kyiv, Ukraine.
    “Between February 18th and 20th, 2014, Special Forces under the command of President Yanukovich opened fire on unarmed


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    STATEMENT BY UCC PRESIDENT PAUL GROD ON CHANGES TO FEDERAL CABINET

    February 9, 2015 – OTTAWA. UCC President Paul Grod issued the following statement on today’s changes to the federal cabinet.
    “On behalf of the Ukrainian Canadian community, I wish to express my sincere best wishes to Honourable Jason Kenney as he assumes his new responsibilities as Minister of National Defence, and to the Honourable Rob Nicholson,


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    Statement by Paul Grod, President of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress on the resignation of John Baird

    Statement by Paul Grod, President of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress
    on the resignation of John Baird 
    February 3, 2015 - Ottawa.  Ukrainian Canadian Congress President Paul Grod issued the following statement on the resignation of The Honourable John Baird, Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs:
    “On behalf of the Ukrainian Canadian community, I want to thank The Honourable John Baird


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    Statement by Paul Grod, President of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress on the resignation of John Baird

    Statement by Paul Grod, President of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress 
    on the resignation of John Baird
    February 3, 2015 – Ottawa.  Ukrainian Canadian Congress President Paul Grod issued the following statement on the resignation of The Honourable John Baird, Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs:
    “On behalf of the Ukrainian Canadian community, I want to thank The Honourable John Baird


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    MP Joy Smith Speaks Out on Behalf of Ukrainian MP Nadiya Savchenko

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    MP Joy Smith Speaks Out on Behalf of Ukrainian MP Nadiya Savchenko
     
    January 26, 2015 – Ottawa, ON
    Joy Smith, Member of Parliament for Kildonan—St. Paul, released the following statement in support of Ukrainian Member of Parliament Nadiya Savchenko.
    “Today is the international day in support of Ukrainian MP Nadiya Savchenko, who has been illegally imprisoned by Russia since


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    UCC Welcomes Additional Support by Canada for Ukraine

    UCC WELCOMES ADDITIONAL SUPPORT BY CANADA FOR UKRAINE

     

    L-R: Lenna Koszarny (Head of UCC Ukraine Advisory Council); Emma Turos (Executive Director, CUCC); Zenon Poticzny (President CUCC); Minister Ed Fast; Roman Sawycky, Roman Tatarsky (Members of UCC Ukraine Advisory Council); Canadian Ambassador to Ukraine Roman Waschuk

      
    26 January, 2015 – Ottawa – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes


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    Commemoration of Holodomor Memorial Week at the Ontario Legislature

    Commemoration of Holodomor Memorial Week at the Ontario Legislature

    On November 17, 2014, Mr. Yvan Baker, MPP for Etobicoke-Center, invited the Ukrainian Canadian Congress’ National Holodomor Education Committee to join him as special guests in the Ontario Legislature for the start of Holodomor Education Week. During the parliamentary session Mr. Baker commemorated the 81st anniversary of


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    Holodomor Commemorated in Parliament 2014

    81st Holodomor Anniversary Commemorated in Parliament
     

     

     

    Rev. Michael Winn (L) and Rev. Fr. Ihor Okhrimtchouk lead those assembled in prayer 

     
    November 19, 2014 – Ottawa, Canada 
    On Wednesday November 19th, in participation of National Holodomor Awareness Week, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) in cooperation with the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group (CUPFG) and the Embassy of Ukraine in Canada


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