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...
NP-UN National Affairs Desk. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko met with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada Chrystia Freeland, during his visit to Canada September 23. They discussed ways to fully implement the mutual benefits provided by the Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement...
Новий Шлях - Українські Вісті. Після зустрічі з Президентом США Дональдом Трампом у Нью-Йорку 21 вересня, Президент України Петро Порошенко заявив, що США готові підтримати Україну, зокрема і у військово-технічній сфері. Але перспективи отримання американської летальної зброї Україною залишаються незрозумілими,...
NP-UN, National Affairs Desk. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko pressed Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to allow visa free travel for Ukrainian citizens as the European Union has done since June 11, during his visit here, September 22 - 24. “We see the...
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...
Новий Шлях - Українські Вісті Питання можливого розгортання миротворчої місії ООН на непідконтрольній зараз Україні частині Донбасу обговорюється вже 2 роки. Це питання знову було підняте Президентом України Петром Порошенком нещодавно, 24 серпня, під час візиту до Києва Серкетаря з...
Yuri Bilinsky and Marco Levytsky, NP-UN. Etobicoke-Centre MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj called for the provision of lethal defensive weapons for Ukraine, said a Magnitsky Act will be passed by the House of Commons soon, during his speech at Ukraine’s 26th Independence Day...
Marco Levytsky, NP-UN Western Bureau. Back in the days when the Liberals were in opposition, Chrystia Freeland on quite a few occasions, questioned the ruling Conservatives over the exclusion of Russian oligarchs Igor Sechin and Vladimir Yakunin from Canada`s sanctions list...
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...