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27.06.2017


This June 7-13 an official delegation of international experts from the United States, representing influential think tanks - AFPC (American Foreign Policy Council), Jamestown Foundation, Hudson Institute and Heritage Foundation visited Ukraine. The delegation will share its findings and make recommendations to the White House and Congress regarding policy toward Russia, Ukraine and Russia’s hybrid war against Ukraine and other countries including the Euro-Atlantic community. Last week Presidents of the USA and Ukraine met to discuss current situation...

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11.06.2017


May 31, 2017, at 18:30 after a serious illness His Beatitude Lubomyr (Husar), Archbishop Emeritus of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church Church died at the age of 85. January 26, 2001 - February 10, 2011 he served as a Major Archbishop of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church. Born in Lviv, Ukraine, on February 26, 1933, Lubomyr Husar fled from Ukraine with his parents in 1944, ahead of the advancing Soviet army. He spent the early post-World War II years among Ukrainian refugees in a displaced persons camp near Salzburg, Austria. In 1949, he emigrated with his family to the United States of America. From 1950 to 1954, he studied at St. Basil's College (Ukrainian) Seminary in Stamford, Connecticut. He continued his studies at...

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14.09.2016


In early August Hero’s Companion therapy dogs and volunteers took part in a charitable camp for children affected by the ongoing war in Ukraine (displaced children and children of soldiers). The camp, entitled “We – are Ukraine,” was organized by the Ukrainian Youth Association and brought together 160 children from across the country. This was the first time Hero’s Companion had participated in such a camp, and the results were very positive. According to Nelya Lavrynenko, who headed the camp, “The therapy dogs are [did] incredible work. They sensed who needed their help, and while giving everyone attention, worked more closely with those who needed them more. They accurately picked those children, without my involvement. ‘Hero’s Companion’ dogs have exceeded my expectations.”...

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15.01.2016


Lt. Nadiya Savchenko, fighter pilot, officer of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, elected representative to the Ukrainian Parliament and member of the Parliament of Europe, who was kidnapped by Russian forces in the Anti-Terrorist Zone in Eastern Ukraine, has been in Russian jails for a year and a half now. Fabricated evidence of her alleged guilt has been widely disseminated long before any day in court, in order to justify the harsh prison term, she is expected to...

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09.10.2015


Four Canadian ambulances that are ready for service were handed off to the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine this morning. The ambulances, along with equipment and supplies, were donated by paramedics services from the Canadian provinces of Saskatchewan and Alberta to the main hospitals that treat injured soldiers from the conflict zone. Video: http://www.radiosvoboda.org/media/video/27264959.html# The event and ambulance keys handoff took place outside the Winner Automotive showroom in Kyiv...

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