Ukrainian news round-up – Sept 29 2008

Olena Shurkho finished second in the women’s race of the Toronto Waterfront Marathon. While President Yushchenko attended the 63rd Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations in NYC this week, Ukraine withdrew its resolution recognizing the Holodomor as genocide – Russia was pleased. Pirates holding a Ukrainian arms ship off the Somali coast […]

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Holodomor on NPR

A few weeks ago Chicago Public Radio’s Worldview program broadcasted a great piece on the Holodomor.  The show (which you can download or listen to) features segments with a survivor, clergy, academia, media and more!  Definitely worth a listen to. Vitalina Yushchenko, daughter of President Yushchenko and a 27-year-old mother-of-two fashion model worked the runway […]

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