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Baird Troubled by Conviction of Former Ukrainian Interior Minister Yuri Lutsenko

To view this document on the department website, please click on the following link: http://www.international.gc.ca/media/aff/news-communiques/2012/02/27a.aspx Baird Troubled by Conviction of Former Ukrainian Interior Minister Yuri Lutsenko February 27, 2012 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “The conviction of the former minister of the interior of Ukraine, Yuri Lutsenko, continues a troubling [&hellip


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Statement by the Independent Medical Mission sent by the Government of Canada to Examine Ms. Yulia Tymoshenko

http://www.newswire.ca/en/story/927671/statement-by-the-independent-medical-mission-sent-by-the-government-of-canada-to-examine-ms-yulia-tymoshenko TORONTO, Feb. 24, 2012 /CNW/ – At the present time media inquiries regarding the Canadian medical mission that examined Ms. Yulia Tymoshenko will be directed through Canada’s Department of Foreign Affairs or the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC). The following statements were made by independent medical mission members, Dr. Christine Derzko, Dr. George Rewa and [&hellip


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Statement from Canada’s Ambassador following the conclusion of an independent medical assessment of Yulia Tymoshenko [www.canadainternational.gc.ca]

ENGLISH: http://www.canadainternational.gc.ca/ukraine/highlights-faits/2012/2012-02-Statement-Declaration.aspx?lang=eng&view=d UKRAINIAN: http://www.canadainternational.gc.ca/ukraine/highlights-faits/2012/2012-02-Statement-Declaration.aspx?lang=uk&view=d Government of Canada ukraine.gc.ca February 18, 2012 – Canada’s Ambassador to Ukraine, Troy Lulashnyk, issued the following statement following the conclusion of an independent medical assessment by Canadian physicians of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko: “On behalf of the Government of Canada, I would like to pay my sincerest gratitude to the [&hellip


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Statement in Parliament of Interest to the Ukrainian Canadian Community – 2012-02-15

Statement in Parl. of Interest to the Ukrainian Canadian community 15-02-


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Peggy Nash, M.P., tables UCC petition on the Holodomor and Internment

http://www.parl.gc.ca/HousePublications/Publication.aspx?Language=E&Mode=1&Parl=41&Ses=1&DocId=5319448#Int-5225517 41st PARLIAMENT, 1st SESSION EDITED HANSARD • NUMBER 063 Thursday, December 8, 2011 CONTENTS Transcript: Ms. Peggy Nash (Parkdale—High Park, NDP): Mr. Speaker, I rise today to present two petitions to the House, the first of which pertains to Bill C-4. Hundreds of petitioners in my riding of Parkdale–High Park wish to call the House’s [&hellip


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UCC Welcomes the “Super Visa”

UCC COMMENTS ON NEW “SUPER VISA” FOR PARENTS AND GRANDPARENTS Toronto – December 9, 2011- The Ukrainian Canadian Congress welcomed the federal government’s implementation of the new “Super Visa” for parents and grandparents. The Super Visa will allow successful applicants to remain in Canada for up to 24 months at a time without having to [&hellip


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Issues of Interest to Ukrainian Community in the House of Commons – 2011-12-01

41st PARLIAMENT, 1st SESSIONEDITED HANSARD • NUMBER 058Thursday, December 1, 2011 Ukraine Mr. Peter Goldring (Edmonton East, CPC): Mr. Speaker, 20 years ago, the people of Ukraine held a referendum, overwhelmingly choosing democracy and independence. Their choice was affirmed during the 2004 Orange Revolution, where, from Independence Square, came a wonderful message of a nation’s [&hellip


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Issues of Interest in the House of Commons (Yuliya Tymoshenko) – Nov 30, 2011

41st PARLIAMENT, 1st SESSION EDITED HANSARD • NUMBER 057 CONTENTS Wednesday, November 30, 2011   Hon. Ralph Goodale (Wascana, Lib.): Mr. Speaker, prejudicial legal manoeuvring continues in the political persecution against former Ukrainian prime minister Tymoshenko. Now the judge, who was to hear her appeal tomorrow, has just been fired, and her health in jail [&hellip


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Government of Canada Calls for Nominations for Paul Yuzyk Award

Paul Yuzyk Award for Multiculturalism The Paul Yuzyk Award for Multiculturalism is an initiative that recognizes individuals who have made exceptional contributions to multiculturalism and to the integration of newcomers in Canada. One award recipient is chosen every year in one of the following two categories: *   Lifetime Achievement: Open to individuals who have demonstrated [&hellip


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