Marco Levytsky, NP-UN National Affairs Desk. Bill S-226, Justice for Victims of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act (Sergei Magnitsky Law) unanimously passed third reading in the House of Commons, October 4. Final vote tally was 277-0. Bill S-226, which is inspired by the case...
Marco Levytsky, NP-UN Western Bureau. After more than 20 years of campaigning for one, Edmonton will finally get a Consulate-General of Ukraine established in the city. “We have also discussed further strengthening our people-to-people contacts. In particular, we agreed to open Ukraine’s...
Kateryna Bandura and Marco Levytsky, NP-UN. Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expressed support for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s proposal for a United Nations Peacekeeping force in the war-torn Donbas region, but stopped short of committing Canada to take part, during their...
Marco Levytsky, Western Bureau Chief. Documents discovered at former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych’s Mezhyhiria estate show he was willing to accept casualties of up to 5,000 in order to clear Euromaidan in February 2014, says the head of the Svoboda Party...
Йосиф Сірка для Нового Шляху, Торонто. Цього року Канада святкує своє 150-річчя, а канадська Полтава відзначає 70-у річницю одного з перших українських фестивалів. 70-у річницю заснування української оселі Полтава, що віддалена трохи понад 40 км від столиці канадської провінції Онтаріо Торонто,...
Ukrainian Canadian Congress, Ottawa. Canada and Ukraine have a long history of friendship, common values, and shared ambitions for the future of our peoples. Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan had a fruitful conversation with the Ukrainian Canadian Congress in Ottawa. He...
Новий Шлях. Українська команда, яка братиме участь у Іграх Нескорених (Invictus Games), прибуде до Торонто 21 вересня. Як пояснила Рената Роман, голова Організаційного комітету Ігор Нескорених Конґресу Українців Канади (КУК), українська громада буде зустрічати команду у Pearson Airport, щоби поранені...
New Pathway. On Thursday, June 16 Etobicoke Centre MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj delivered a statement on the floor of Canada’s House of Commons calling on the government to commence on a study on the removal of visitor visa restrictions on Ukrainian...
Ukrainian Canadian Civil Liberties Association, Ottawa. Members of the Ukrainian Canadian Civil Liberties Association (UCCLA) reaffirmed their commitment to correcting an historical wrong in vowing to address the situation of the rundown and overgrown internee cemetery on private land in Spirit...
Ukrainian Canadian Congress, Ottawa. On June 15 the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) announced the renewal of the UCC Parliamentary Internship Program aimed at providing Ukrainian Canadian youth with meaningful political experience. UCC is pleased that the Ukrainian National Federation of...