XII Alexander Ball in Toronto

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October 24, 2018

    The unique XII Alexander Ball solemnly took place in Toronto on October 19, 2018. The Russian Congress of Canada and the Svetoch Association of Slavic Culture with the huge support of the Tsarskoye Selo State Museum-Reserve of Pushkin, Russia organized this ball for the second time in Toronto. Previously, the Alexander Ball had been held in Montreal for 10 years. The banquet hall “Elite Grande” hospitably welcomes guests…

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Candle of Memory, June 21, 2018

DAY OF MEMORY AND GRIEF – FIRST DAY OF THE GREAT PATRIOTIC WAR. The Association of Veterans of the Great Patriotic War in Canada, as well as a number of organizations and enthusiasts, held a “Candle of Memory” event at the Memorial of Glory, located on the Slavic Farm. On June 22, 1941 the USSR was invaded and later attacked by Nazi SS Army and the Great Patriotic War against…

June 24, 2018
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We celebrate CANADA DAY together!

Russian Congress of Canada celebrated Canada Day at Earl Bales Park, on July 1, 2018. Canada Day! What could be better than to celebrate this wonderful day in Earl Bales Park together as a multinational Canadian family. Happy family holiday! The concert of wonderful song performers, dancers and musicians, the illusionist who amazed everyone with his tricks, interactive dances and games, Cossack fun, athletic performances, Chinese Qi Gong Wellness Gymnastics…

June 5, 2018
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Celebrating Victory Day in Toronto!

On May 6, 2018, Earl Bales Park solemnly honoured Great Patriotic War veterans and welcomed all guests to the annual celebration of the Victory Day of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945)! The Immortal Regiment of Canada, accompanied by a Motorized Regiment, marched solemnly along one of the main streets of Russian Toronto directly to the park, joining the parade at the Victory Memorial organized by volunteers…

May 15, 2018
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New education law in Ukraine renews controversy over minority language schooling

By Halyna Mokrushyna, New Cold War.org, October 10, 2017 A common place cliché about democracy is that a gauge of its maturity is the capacity to guarantee the rights of minorities. Language is one of those basic, fundamental rights for which people sacrifice their lives and shed the blood of others. The language of a minority is the pledge of its survival amidst a surrounding majority, a cornerstone of its…

October 19, 2017
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Russia-Canada: an interrupted dialogue that should be restored

The following letter had been submitted as an Opinion piece to several major Canadian news outlets: the Toronto Star, the Globe and Mail, The Ottawa Citizen, The Montreal Gazette, The Edmonton Journal, The Vancouver Sun, The Spectator. None of them considered it for publication.   September 7th, 2017 When the Canadian parliament reconvenes in September, one of the main items on its agenda is the final vote for a so-called Magnitsky Act…

September 18, 2017
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In reply to Marcus Kolga “The connections between Donald Trump Jr., Russia and Canada” published in Toronto Star on July 16, 2017

Source :  https://www.thestar.com/opinion/commentary/2017/07/16/the-connections-between-donald-trump-jr-russia-and-canada.html The opinion piece that Toronto Star carried on July 16, 2017, is an unfortunate example of a smear job disguised as journalism. Marcus Kolga starts by alleging that Canada has been targeted by Russian disinformation campaigns, without giving any indication of what sort of “Russian disinformation” has “targeted” Canada, which facts were misrepresented, and so on. While the word “Russian” signifies involvement by the Russian government, no…

July 27, 2017
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REJECTING FALSIFICATION OF HISTORY

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May 22, 2017

In reply to the publications that have appeared in the media in connection with the event commemorating WWII in Canada http://euromaidanpress.com/2017/05/09/immortal-regiment-march-in-toronto-shameful-display-of-russian-propaganda/#arvlbdata http://upnorth.eu/rejecting-kremlins-falsification-history-cult-victory/ Contributed by Konstantin Goulich Seventy two years ago the most horrible war of the twentieth century had ended in a spectacular victory of Allied Powers over the united forces of Nazi Germany, Imperial Japan, their satellites and collaborators. The Soviet Union has paid the highest price to attain…

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Will Chrystia Freeland Finally Ruin Canadian-Russian Relations?

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March 19, 2017

MICHAEL JABARA CARLEY  16.03.2017   On 10 January 2017 Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau fired his minister of external affairs, Stéphane Dion, and replaced him with Chrystia Freeland, who was then minister of international trade. This cabinet shuffle might not have gotten much public notice except that Dion is a distinguished parliamentarian, former leader of the party and leader of the opposition, and a former key minister in the Liberal…

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Canadian cabinet minister claims Russian disinformation campaign

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March 8, 2017

by Ken Hanly Mar 9, 2017 source http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/politics/op-ed-canadian-cabinet-minister-claims-russian-disinformation-campaign/article/487533 At a recent news conference Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland announced that Canada would extend its training mission to the Ukraine. The announcement was no surprise as Canada has long been a supporter of the U.S.-led NATO campaign supporting the Ukraine in reaction to the annexation of the Crimea and Russian support for the rebel enclaves in eastern Ukraine. Freeland herself is…

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