Ukrainian World Congress http://ukrainianworldcongress.org/ en <![CDATA[Ukrainian World Congress welcomes recommendations of National Security Task Force urging United States military assistance for Ukraine]]> The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) welcomes the recommendations of the National Security Task Force (Task Force) of the Friends of Ukraine Network calling for increased U.S. military assistance for Ukraine.

The bipartisan Task Force made up of former U.S. defense officials, ambassadors, and security experts, has issued a list of recommendations including a range of military weapons, [read more] 

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Sun, 25 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500
<![CDATA[UWC welcomes first meeting between President of Ukraine and President of the United States and urges the U.S. to enact legislation in support of Ukraine’s territorial integrity]]> The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) welcomes the meeting on 20 June 2017 in Washington between President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and President of the United States Donald Trump, and the recent actions in support of Ukraine’s territorial integrity.

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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500
<![CDATA[UWC announces Ukrainian Diaspora Days celebrating UWC’s 50th anniversary on 27-29 August 2017 in Lviv, Ukraine  ]]> The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) together with its partner, the International Institute for Education, Culture and Diaspora Relations (IIECDR) of Lviv Polytechnic National University, is pleased to announce the program for Ukrainian Diaspora Days scheduled for 27-29 August 2017 in Lviv, Ukraine, marking the 50th anniversary of the UWC.

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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500
<![CDATA[UWC welcomes extension by Council of European Union of sanctions against Russian Federation in response to illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol]]> The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) welcomes the extension by the Council of the European Union of sanctions against the Russian Federation for one year until 23 June 2018.

The sanctions which restrict economic relations were introduced in response to the illegal annexation by the Russian Federation of Crimea and Sevastopol in 2014 and include prohibitions on imports, certain exports, investment, and the supply of tourism services to Crimea.

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Tue, 20 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500
<![CDATA[Ukrainian World Congress condemns latest terrorist attack in London]]> The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) joins the international community in condemning the terrorist attack on 18 June 2017 in London, Great Britain, against faithful leaving prayer services at a mosque.

The attacks claimed the life of one individual and injured several others.

 

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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500