On September 17, the Institute of Modern Russia and the Atlantic Council will co-host the presentation of a new report titled “An Invasion by Any Other Name: Russia’s Dirty War in Ukraine,” prepared by the editorial team of The Interpreter, an IMR special project. The report offers evidence proving that Russia is behind the unrest in the Donbas region in Ukraine’s east.
The roundtable with a group of well-known experts on Ukraine begins at 17:00, Saturday, Sep 12, at the society’s headquarters in New York City
<Photo: Saturday’s procession, similar to the one seen here, will begin with a worship service in the Sanctuary of St. Anthony of Padua in honor of Blessed Jacob Strepa followed by a street procession to the Cathedral.
The Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA has announced the date for the winter missionary trip to Znamyanka Orphanage for faithful of the Church.
<Photo: Bishop Stanislav Szyrokoradiuk with staff and orphans at an orphanage in Kyiv supported by the Church
All together $25,000 was distributed to the families of the wounded and fallen. People in Ivano-Frankivsk and Kyiv regions became the beneficiaries of the contributions of many parishioners of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA.
The public is cordially invited to the “Freedom Concert” in celebration of United States Independence Day and to honor Ukraine’s continued battle against invasion and occupation of parts of its sovereign territory. The concert will be held in Marinsky Park beginning at 5:00 pm on Friday, July 3. Admission is free!
<Photo: Members of the Soldiers' Chorus stand in Independence Square, Kyiv
“The day formally concluded with another short visit to the bedridden children of the orphanage and finally to the train station in order to bid farewell to Bishop Daniel, who departed for Kyiv, promising to return in the near future and upon the request of the kids to bring back the Missionaries from the past Summer and Winter Trips and to bring (quoting the children) ‘as many new American friends as you can fit on the plane…’”