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  • Ukrainian Canadian Congress Welcomes Rona Ambrose as Interim Leader of the Opposition

    Ukrainian Canadian Congress Welcomes Rona Ambrose as Interim Leader of the Opposition   OTTAWA – November 6, 2015 – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress welcomed the election yesterday of the Hon. Rona Ambrose (nee Chapchuk) as the interim leader of the Conservative Party of Canada and Interim Leader of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition. “We congratulate Ms. [&hellip


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    UCC Congratulates PM-Designate Justin Trudeau and Welcomes Eleven Ukrainian Canadians Elected to Parliament

    OCTOBER 20, 2015 – OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress congratulates Mr. Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party of Canada for the results of the 2015 Canadian federal election. “On behalf of Canada’s 1.3 million Ukrainian Canadian community, I congratulate Mr. Trudeau on his election as Prime Minister and all the Members of Parliament elected to [&hellip


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    SENATOR ANDREYCHUK MARKS UKRAINIAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

    Release Date: 24 August 2015 For immediate release   SENATOR ANDREYCHUK MARKS UKRAINIAN INDEPENDENCE DAY, REITERATES CALL FOR RELEASE OF NADIYA SAVCHENKO Senator Raynell Andreychuk today marked Ukrainian Independence Day by reiterating her call for the immediate and unconditional release of Ukrainian air-force helicopter pilot and parliamentarian Nadiya Savchenko. “Twenty-four years ago, with the adoption [&hellip


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    Statement by the NDP on Ukraine’s Independence Day

    http://www.ndp.ca/news/statement-ndp-ukraines-independence-day The Leader of the NDP Tom Mulcair made the following statement on Ukraine’s Independence Day: “On behalf of all New Democrats and myself, I would like to extend my best wishes to the Ukrainian people on the occasion of Ukraine’s Independence Day. The presence of 1.2 million Canadians of Ukrainian descent in our country [&hellip


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    Statement by Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau on Ukraine’s Independence Day

    http://www.liberal.ca/statement-by-liberal-party-of-canada-leader-justin-trudeau-on-ukraines-independence-day/ August 24, 2015 BELLEVILLE, ON – The Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Ukraine’s Independence Day: “This week, I join Ukrainians in Canada and around the world in celebration of the 24th anniversary of Ukrainian independence. Canada and Ukraine share a special relationship, with more [&hellip


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    Stephen Harper extends best wishes on the 24th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence

    http://www.conservative.ca/stephen-harper-extends-best-wishes-on-the-24th-anniversary-of-ukraines-independence/ Stephen Harper extends best wishes on the 24th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence AUGUST 24, 2015 For immediate release Stephen Harper extends best wishes on the 24th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence Ottawa, Ontario – Prime Minister Stephen Harper issued this statement to mark the 24th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence: “I am pleased to extend my [&hellip


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    Ukraine PM to visit Ottawa as trade deal set to be signed [Ottawa Citizen]

    Source: http://ottawacitizen.com/news/politics/ukraine-pm-to-visit-ottawa-as-trade-deal-set-to-be-signed LEE BERTHIAUME, OTTAWA CITIZEN Ukraine’s prime minister will lead a high-level delegation to Ottawa this week with the intention of completing a free trade agreement with Canada. A trade deal between the two countries would be a win for Ukraine, which is desperate to improve its battered economy following nearly two years of turmoil. [&hellip


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    Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada announcing additional sanctions

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement announcing additional economic sanctions and travel bans against three Russian individuals, and economic sanctions against 14 Russian entities, as well as an import/export ban covering illegally-occupied Crimea: “Until there is real peace, until occupying forces are withdrawn, and until Ukraine’s territorial sovereignty is restored, there must [&hellip


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    Canadian House of Commons Holds Debate on Situation in Ukraine

    OTTAWA – APRIL 30, 2015.  Canada’s House of Commons held a 4 hour “take-note” debate on the situation in Ukraine last night in which over 30 members of Parliament participated, including 4 members of the federal cabinet (the Hon. Rob Nicholson, M.P., P.C., Minister of Foreign Affairs; the Hon. Jason Kenney, Minister of National Defence; [&hellip


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    UCC APPLAUDS GOVERNMENT OF CANADA ANNOUNCEMENT OF TRAINING FOR UKRAINIAN SOLDIERS

    OTTAWA – 14 April, 2015 – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) applauds today’s announcement by the Government of Canada to provide training to Ukraine’s military. Prime Minister of Canada, the Rt. Hon. Stephen Harper announced today that: “Canada will be deploying approximately 200 Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) personnel to Ukraine until March 31, 2017, to [&hellip


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