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Ukrainian Canadian Congress calls for Election Observers to Ukraine

11 April 2014  Ukrainian Canadian Congress calls for International Election Observers for Ukraine Presidential Election The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) is organizing an international election observer mission to the Presidential elections in Ukraine being held on 25 May, 2014. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress is an integral part of the UWC and of the international observer mission. [&hellip


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UCC CONDEMNS PROVOCATIONS BY RUSSIA IN EASTERN UKRAINE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 8 April 2014   UCC CONDEMNS PROVOCATIONS BY RUSSIA IN EASTERN UKRAINE   The Ukrainian Canadian Congress strongly condemns Russian-backed attempts to foment violence and unrest in Eastern Ukraine. Administrative and government buildings in Donetsk, Kharkiv and Luhansk have been forcibly seized by armed and unidentified groups over the last 48 hours. [&hellip


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Baird Condemns Provocateurs in Eastern Ukraine

To view this document on the department website, please click on the following link: http://www.international.gc.ca/media/aff/news-communiques/2014/04/07a.aspx  Baird Condemns Provocateurs in Eastern Ukraine April 7, 2014 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Canada strongly condemns the agents provocateurs that are fomenting unrest in the three Ukrainian oblasts of Kharkiv, Donetsk and Luhansk. “Canada calls [&hellip


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UCC EXPRESSES SORROW ON PASSING OF ED LYSYK

UCC EXPRESSES SORROW ON PASSING OF ED LYSYK      April 3, 2014. Winnipeg, Canada – It was with great sorrow that I learned of the passing of former member of the UCC Board of Directors, Ed Lysyk. “On behalf of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress and all its constituent member organizations, I would like to express our [&hellip


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CANADIAN DOCTORS TO TRAVEL TO UKRAINE

April 1, 2014- For immediate release  Canadian Doctors to Travel to Ukraine Canadian Medical Professionals Travel to Ukraine to Undertake  Medical Needs Assessment Toronto/Ottawa- A group of volunteer Canadian medical professionals are travelling to Ukraine this week, to determine priorities for medical training, treatment and technology. This assessment will help determine the most efficient use [&hellip


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CTV News Channel: What’s Putin trying to do?

Ukrainian Canadian Congress president Paul Grod says Putin’s terms are “laughable” and his peace talks are a “show”. VIDEO: http://www.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId


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Ukraine faces many challenges – anti-Semitism is not one of them [Globe & Mail]

SOURCE: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-debate/ukraine-faces-many-challenges-anti-semitism-is-not-one-of-them/article17720817/ PAUL GROD AND SHIMON FOGEL Contributed to The Globe and Mail Published Sunday, Mar. 30 2014, 9:00 AM EDT Last updated Sunday, Mar. 30 2014, 9:00 AM EDT – – – The moment went unnoticed by much of the world’s media, but it underlined the long-standing constructive relationship that has existed between Ukraine’s Jews and [&hellip


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RUSSIA IMPOSES SANCTIONS ON CANADIANS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 24 March 2014   RUSSIA IMPOSES SANCTIONS ON CANADIANS Today, the Russian Federation imposed travel bans against 13 Canadian parliamentarians, officials and community leaders. Among those now banned from travelling to the Russian Federation is the National President of Ukrainian Canadian Congress, Paul Grod. Grod is in Ukraine meeting with government, political leaders [&hellip


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