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Press Releases: Establishment of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine

Press Statement Robert Palladino  Deputy Spokesperson Washington, DC December 17, 2018 The United States congratulates Metropolitan Epifaniy on his election as head of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine. The establishment of the Church was a historic moment for Ukraine. The United States maintains unwavering support for Ukraine and respects the freedom to worship unhindered by outside ...
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Press Releases: On EU Resolve in Holding Russia Accountable

Press Statement Robert Palladino  Deputy Spokesperson Washington, DC December 15, 2018 The United States welcomes recent steps by the EU and its Member States to hold Russia accountable for its aggression against Ukraine. The European Parliament’s December 12 resolution reiterates the importance of Ukraine’s role in the European energy supply network and condemns the construction of ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Kyiv, Ukraine

Location: Ukraine – Kyiv and countrywide Event:  On Saturday, December 15, a vote regarding autocephaly for the Ukrainian Orthodox Church will take place at the St. Sophia Cathedral in Kyiv (Volodymyrska St., 24). Large crowds are expected in the area. Crowds and protests are also expected at other religious sites throughout the country. Actions to Take: Avoid ...
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Winter Holiday Season Instagram Trivia Giveaway

Enter now to find out how much you know about winter holiday traditions across different cultures and win a gift bag from the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine! How to Enter From December 11 to December 27, 2018 we will post a distorted or obfuscated image of a well-known holiday season traditional object followed by a ...
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Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Laura Cooper’s Remarks at the Ukrainian Women’s Congress

Kyiv, Ukraine December 7, 2018 Thank you so much.  It really is an honor to be here addressing this group on this important topic.  And I have to say, I find myself very inspired to be with such a dynamic and impressive group of women. I’ve had the pleasure to welcome some of you to my office ...
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