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UCC MEETS WITH PRIME MINISTER AND MINISTERS BAIRD AND ALEXANDER

CANADA’S PRIME MINISTER CONSULTS UKRAINIAN CANADIAN LEADERS ON THE SITUATION IN UKRAINE AND FUTURE CANADA-UKRAINE RELATIONS   UCC WORKING GROUP MEETS WITH SENIOR MINISTERS Ottawa, Canada – February 1, 2014 – Prime Minister Stephen Harper met on January 30, 2014, with key representatives of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) in Ottawa to discuss the recent events in [&hellip


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CTV News Channel: Canada’s commitment to Ukraine

Paul Grod, Ukrainian Canadian Congress President, discusses what Canada should be doing to help Ukraine moving forward. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE VIDEO AT CTVNEWS.CA Direct Link to Video Clip: http://www.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=284751&binId=1.810401&playlistPageNum


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Press Release: Emergency Debate Transcript and Motion Approved by House of Commons

RE: Emergency Debate Transcript and Motion Approved   by House of Commons Please find attached the transcript from the Emergency Debate which took place in the House of Commons yesterday, January 27, 2014 regarding the Situation in Ukraine.  In addition, the following motion was approved unanimously by the House of Commons yesterday: Text of a [&hellip


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Emergency Debate Transcript and Motion Approved by House of Commons

Please find attached the transcript from the Emergency Debate which took place in the House of Commons yesterday, January 27, 2014 regarding the Situation in Ukraine. In addition, the following motion was approved unanimously by the House of Commons yesterday: Text of a motion tabled by Conservative MP James Bezan and passed in theHouse of [&hellip


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Are personal sanctions, observers and expedited visas on the table for Ukraine, Goodale asks [YouTube]

  Published on Jan 27, 2014 Liberal MP Ralph Goodale asks the Government of Canada about the situation in Ukraine and calls for it to move beyond general statements to concrete action, including sending official observers, providing expedited visas for those who need to leave the country for their personal safety and target its leadership with [&hellip


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Ambassador Bennett Concludes Visit to Ukraine

January 26, 2014 – Andrew Bennett, Canada’s Ambassador for Religious Freedom, today concluded a successful visit to Ukraine, during which he expressed Canada’s ongoing concern about violations of basic freedoms and reinforced Canada’s commitment to the Ukrainian people. This visit comes after Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird requested that Ambassador Bennett visit Kyiv following threats to the [&hellip


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Statement by Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau on the situation in Ukraine

For immediate releaseJanuary 26, 2014 Statement by Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau on the situation in Ukraine OTTAWA – The Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement today on the situation in Ukraine: “The rapidly deteriorating situation in Ukraine is extremely troubling. This indefensible, state-sanctioned violence must be condemned and [&hellip


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Premier Kathleen Wynne’s Statement on the political unrest in Ukraine

Premier’s Statement on the political unrest in Ukraine January 26, 2014 Premier Kathleen Wynne made the following statement today on the escalating violence and ongoing political unrest in Ukraine: “Over the past few weeks and months, I have closely observed the ongoing political unrest and escalating violence in Ukraine. I want to express my condolences [&hellip


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Prime Minister Stephen Harper remarks on the Situation in Ukraine – January 25th

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE AUDIO FILE: PM Remarks on Airbus about Ukraine-Jan 25-Eng-Fre-2 min


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Canada Strongly Condemns Killing of Protesters in Ukraine

Canada Strongly Condemns Killing of Protesters in Ukraine January 22, 2014 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Canada condemns in the strongest possible terms the killing of protesters by Ukrainian police forces. My deputy minister has called in the Ukrainian ambassador to express Canada’s condemnation of the violence that occurred last night. [&hellip


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