UCC Board of Directors Meets with Nadiya Savchenko
December 3 – During its strategic planning session in Toronto, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) Board of Directors met with Ukrainian Member of Parliament and former political prisoner Nadiya Savchenko. Ms. Savchenko was released from Russian prison after almost two years of illegal detention. The UCC Board of Directors heard Ms. Savchenko’s views on the Russian invasion of Ukraine and the current political situation in Ukraine.
Ms. Savchenko thanked the Ukrainian Canadian community for their many decades of support for Ukraine, and called on Canada to continue to provide international support for Ukraine. The UCC thanks Ms. Savchenko for taking the time to meet with the Board of Directors.