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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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