Ukrainian World Congress http://ukrainianworldcongress.org/ en <![CDATA[Ukrainian World Congress President met with high-ranking officials of Italy and the Vatican]]> On 24 April 2017, in the framework of commemorations marking the 50th anniversary of the UWC, Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) President Eugene Czolij met with high-ranking officials of Italy and the Vatican.

During the meetings the UWC President urged Italian governing authorities to support the extension of sanctions against the Russian Federation until it fully complies with the Minsk agreements and to officially recognize the Holodomor of 1932-33 as a genocide of the Ukrainian people. 

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<![CDATA[UWC President Eugene Czolij participated in commemoration¬†of the 50th anniversary of the UWC in Italy]]> On 23 April 2017 Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) President Eugene Czolij participated in a commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the UWC in Rome, Italy, organized by the Christian Association of Ukrainians in Italy, Organizing Committee for EuroMaidan Rome and St. Sophia Association. The UWC President delivered the keynote address during the commemoration focusing on the key priorities of the UWC with a historical overview including the many achievements of the organization throughout its 50-year history. 

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<![CDATA[UWC President Eugene Czolij met with high-ranking officials during working visit to Greece]]> On 20-23 April 2017, in the framework of commemorations marking the 50th anniversary of the UWC, Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) President Eugene Czolij met with high-ranking government officials, representatives of leading institutions and civil society to encourage continued support for Ukraine. During the meetings held on 20-21 April 2017 the UWC President underscored the importance of finalizing the ratification process for the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement and implementing the visa-free regime for Ukrainian citizens.

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<![CDATA[UWC President Eugene Czolij participated in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the UWC in Greece]]> On 20-23 April 2017 Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) President Eugene Czolij fulfilled a working visit to Athens, Greece, in the framework of commemorations marking the 50th anniversary of the UWC. On 22 April 2017 the UWC President delivered the keynote address during a banquet to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the UWC organized by the UWC member organization, Association of the Ukrainian Diaspora in Greece “Ukrainian-Hellenic Thought”.

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<![CDATA[UWC expresses condolences on death of member of OSCE mission on Ukrainian territory controlled by Russian Federation-backed terrorists]]> The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) expresses condolences to family and friends on the death of a U.S. civilian member of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) killed while fulfilling his duties on the territory of Eastern Ukraine controlled by Russian Federation-backed terrorists.

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