As WikiLeaks begins releasing over 250,000 U.S. diplomatic cables this week, out of the 2,000 that originated out of Canada there’s at least one in the pile that deals with the ‘Canadian Ukrainian Community’ concerning the Orange Revolution: Date: December 07, 2004 Source: Embassy Ottawa Address: 490 Sussex Drive Ottawa, K1P 5T1 Tags: PGOV, PREL, […]Read more "What does Wikileaks know about the Orange Revolution?"
The US Department of State today slammed Ukraine’s local elections that were held last Sunday for being less free and open than in previous elections and the quality of these elections had regressed: Preliminary reports from election monitors suggest that Ukraine’s October 31 local elections did not meet standards for openness and fairness set by […]Read more "Ukraine’s local elections ‘did not meet standards for openness and fairness’ – US Dept. of State"
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper who flew into Kyiv today to meet with Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, and impressively asked tough questions regarding the Holodomor genocide and the pro-Russian regime’s crackdown on human rights: Harper also focused on human rights issues during the meeting and made clear reference to an estimated 10 million deaths at […]Read more "Harper meets Yanukovych in Ukraine: Asks about Holodomor & human rights"
Update: Harper arrived Monday and asked Yanukovych some serious questions! The Canadian government has announced that Prime Minister Stephen Harper will travel to Ukraine from October 25 to 26: The Prime Minister will also travel to Ukraine at the invitation of President Viktor Yanukovych. “I look forward to my meetings with President Yanukovych and others, […]Read more "Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper to arrive in Ukraine on Monday"
MONTREAL – She was a small-town mayor who reached the top of local municipal politics but never seemed overawed by any of it. She contemplated the idea of entering provincial politics, but decided against it after her husband worried the National Assembly in Quebec City would too often keep her away from their home in […]Read more "Ukrainian Canadian politician Vera Danyluk passes away"