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UCC calls on Government of Canada to expand Russia sanctions

UCC calls on Government of Canada to expand Russia sanctions November 8, 2018. OTTAWA. Today, the US Department of the Treasury announced new sanctions “in response to Russia’s continuing malign activity and destabilizing behavior.” Since November 2016, Canada has taken no actions on sanctions against Russian entities, officials or individuals for Russia’s ongoing occupation of [&hellip


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Holodomor Commemoration Events in Canada – 2018

    Commemorative events across Canada marking the 85th anniversary of the Holodomor  Contents Commemorative events across Canada marking the 85th anniversary of the Holodomor ALBERTA BRITISH COLUMBIA MANITOBA SASKATCHEWAN ONTARIO QUEBEC. NOVA SCOTIA   ALBERTA   Nov 19/18 EDMONTON 12:15 PM Legislature Buildings Rotunda Edmonton, AB T5K 2B6 Commemoration in recognition of the 10th [&hellip


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UCC calls on Canada to support Ukraine’s democracy

UCC calls on Canada to support Ukraine’s democracy Presidential, Parliamentary Elections to be held in 2019  October 26, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) calls on the Government of Canada to continue to support Ukraine’s democracy heading into presidential and parliamentary elections in 2019. “The upcoming elections in Ukraine will be critical to Ukraine’s [&hellip


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UCC Parliamentary Interns 2018/2019 – Off to a good start!

UCC Parliamentary Interns Larysa and Volodymyr share their impressions from the first days   In our last couple orientation days, I’ve already learned so much about the valuable projects that UCC works on, and it has been very interesting to get a behind-the-scenes look at how the UCC builds relations between Canada and Ukraine, and [&hellip


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Questions about Canada’s National Ballet Tour in Russia

Questions about Canada’s National Ballet Tour in Russia UCC disappointed by National Ballet of Canada’s partnership with Gazprom, Russian government October 18, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is disappointed by the National Ballet of Canada’s partnership with Gazprom, Russia’s state gas monopoly, and Russia’s Ministry of Culture in the Context.Diana Vishneva ballet festival [&hellip


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UCC statement on attack in Kerch, Russian-occupied Crimea

UCC statement on attack in Kerch, Russian-occupied Crimea October 17, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is profoundly shocked by the news of an attack on a college in Kerch, in Russian-occupied Crimea. According to unconfirmed reports, 19 people were killed and over 30 injured when a student in the college detonated an explosive [&hellip


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Historic decision on independence for Ukraine’s Orthodox Church

Historic decision on independence for Ukraine’s Orthodox Church October 11, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) warmly welcomes the historic decision by the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate recognizing the right to independence of Ukraine’s Orthodox Church. “The decision announced by the Holy Synod has been awaited by millions of Ukrainian [&hellip


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