Dear Ukrainians in Vancouver,
On behalf of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress in British Columbia I would like to thank everyone of you who came out to celebrate with us the Ukrainian Independence Day and the National Flag of Ukraine Day yesterday in the Stanley Park's picturesque Third Beach. The … Continue reading →
Ottawa, Ontario - Prime Minister Stephen Harper issued this statement to mark the 24th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence:
“I am pleased to extend my best wishes to everyone in Canada and around the world celebrating the 24th anniversary of the Republic of Ukraine’s … Continue reading →
On August 23, 2015 Vancouver’s Ukrainian, Polish, Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian communities gathered to remember the victims of Nazism and Communism in Eastern Europe. This event became a tradition in Canada and is called Black Ribbon Day (BRD).
This year commemoration was hosted by … Continue reading →
Myroslav Petriw (Vancouver)
As Ukrainian Independence Day, 24 Aug. approaches, the date also marks the first anniversary of the incursion into Ukraine by entire battalions of Russia’s Armed Forces, shortly after the infamous downing of flight MH-17 over terrorist-held territory in … Continue reading →