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UCC Marks 70th Anniversary of D-Day and Battle of Normandy

June 6, 2014 – OTTAWA—The Ukrainian Canadian Congress today marks the 70th Anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy by releasing the names of Ukrainian Canadians who gave their lives on 6 June 1944. The UCC pays its respects to the memory of those Canadians who sacrificed their lives in the name of freedom. Among those [&hellip


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UCC PRESIDENT GROD TO ATTEND SWEARING-IN CEREMONY OF PRESIDENT-ELECT PETRO POROSHENKO

UCC PRESIDENT GROD TO ATTEND SWEARING-IN CEREMONY OF PRESIDENT-ELECT OF UKRAINE PETRO POROSHENKO OTTAWA – JUNE 5, 2014.. Ukrainian Canadian Congress President Paul Grod is participating in an international security forum in Wroclaw, Poland and will then be travelling to Kyiv, Ukraine, to attend the swearing-in ceremony on June 7, 2014, of Petro Poroshenko as the new President of Ukraine. [&hellip


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UCC APPLAUDS SUCCESSFUL UKRAINIAN TEACHERS’ CONFERENCE HELD IN EDMONTON

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Successful Ukrainian Teachers’ Conference Held in Edmonton    The first week of May marked the second national Ukrainian Teachers of Canada conference, held in Edmonton, in conjunction with the 40th anniversary of Ukrainian bilingual education in Alberta. On May 2 – 4 the Ukrainian Teachers of Canada conference was organized by the [&hellip


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UCC WELCOMES INSPIRING EXERCISE IN DEMOCRACY IN UKRAINE

UCC WELCOMES INSPIRING EXERCISE IN DEMOCRACY   IN UKRAINE   Ottawa, 30 May 2014.. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress congratulates Ukraine’s President elect Petro Poroshenko on his victory in Ukraine’s Early Presidential elections in what international election observers have deemed to be a free and fair vote, the results of which express the free will of [&hellip


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Support the International Campaign to Revoke Russia’s hosting of FIFA’s 2018 World Cup

For Immediate Release   SUPPORT THE INTERNATIONAL CAMPAIGN TO REVOKE RUSSIA’S HOSTING OF FIFA’S 2018 WORLD CUP    “Boycott Putin Now” calls for global brands to take a principled stand against Putin                         Ottawa, Canada (May 28, 2014) – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress supports the call from the human rights group United with Ukraine [&hellip


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Minister Fast Discourages Business Executives from Travelling to Russia

http://www.international.gc.ca/media/comm/news-communiques/2014/05/14a.aspx Minister Fast Discourages Business Executives from Travelling to Russia May 14, 2014 – The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, made the following statement regarding business travel to Russia on the margins of International Trade Day 2014, organized by the Canadian Chamber of Commerce: “Canada is determined to support Ukraine and will continue to work [&hellip


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UCC Reminder: Tribute to Liberty Fundraiser with PM Harper May 30, 2014: Register Now!

UCC REMINDER: TRIBUTE TO LIBERTY FUNDRAISER WITH PRIME MINISTER HARPER TO TAKE PLACE MAY 30, 2014: REGISTER NOW!    The Ukrainian Canadian Congress encourages the community to register to attend theTribute to Liberty Fundraiser with Prime Minister Harper for the Memorial to the Victims of Communism on May 30, 2014 at the Toronto Congress Center. The deadline to register [&hellip


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Ukrainian Canadians Reject Illegitimate, Illegal Referendum in Eastern Ukraine

UKRAINIAN CANADIANS REJECT ILLEGITIMATE, ILLEGAL REFERENDUM IN EASTERN UKRAINE OTTAWA – MAY 12, 2014.. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) issued the following statement on yesterday’s so-called “referendum” in Donetsk and Luhansk, Ukraine: “The world community must join Canada and the United States in rejecting the results of today’s so-called referendums staged in some parts of [&hellip


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Head of Ukrainian Church Meets with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper

Глава УГКЦ зустрівся з прем’єр-міністром   Канади Стівеном Гарпером        ОТТАВА, 8-го травня – Глава Української Греко-Католицької Церкви (УГКЦ) зустрівся сьогодні з прем’єр-міністром Стівеном Гарпером щодо питань кризової ситуації в Україні. Верховний Архиєпископ Києво-Галицький Святослав Шевчук перебуває в Канаді з 10-денним візитом, під час якого відвідає найбільші міста Торонтонської єпархії УГКЦ.   У [&hellip


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SUPPORT THE UKRAINIAN WORLD CONGRESS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE! SUPPORT THE UKRAINIAN WORLD CONGRESS OTTAWA – May 2, 2014. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress appeals to the Ukrainian community in Canada to support the good work of the Ukrainian World Congress. The UWC has been working tirelessly to ensure that the international community takes concrete and effective measures to assist Ukraine. Ukraine [&hellip


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