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One Year On - The Sparks Which Could Reignite 'Hot War' In Ukraine

One Year On - The Sparks Which Could Reignite 'Hot War' In Ukraine

Ukraine conflict remains an undeclared war, but the language in universal use use of "invasion," "occupation" and "the aggressor" leaves no...

East Ukraine War Death Toll: 2,300 Ukrainian Soldiers Dead, Hundreds Missing

East Ukraine War Death Toll: 2,300 Ukrainian Soldiers Dead, Hundreds Missing

More than 2,300 Ukrainian soldiers have died since the Eastern Ukraine war began in April 2014, the head of the civilian-military...

Ukraine Military Seeks To Modernize Past Soviet Era

Ukraine Military Seeks To Modernize Past Soviet Era

As Ukraine wars with Russia and its agents in the east, it also faces an internal battle with military reformers seeking...

Pentagon Prepares To Send Better Radar To Ukraine

Pentagon Prepares To Send Better Radar To Ukraine

The Pentagon is moving toward providing Ukraine with bigger, longer-range radar to help it counter artillery being used by Russia-backed rebels,...

Crucial Weapons In The Defense Of Ukraine

Crucial Weapons In The Defense Of Ukraine

Russia’s aggression against Ukraine is an assault on the vision that emerged from the end of the Cold War of a...

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'Putin Is Obsessed With The Idea Of Testing NATO' - And The Baltics Will Be Next

At first sight it seemed an improbable appointment: a man who had served twice as president of neighbouring Georgia, parachuted in...

US Leads Fresh Military Drills In Ukraine

US Leads Fresh Military Drills In Ukraine

Ukrainian and US troops launched fresh drills Monday near the war-torn country's Polish border in a bid to show unity and...

Ukraine is Russia’s Identity Test

Ukraine is Russia’s Identity Test

Ukraine, which has long existed in the shadow of Russia, is sometimes compared to Ireland, which had a similar relationship with...

From Ukrainian dancer to the CFL

From Ukrainian dancer to the CFL

If you bumped into Zack Evans on the street, the first instinct of most wouldn't be to taunt or bully the...

Where Will The Russian-Backed Rebels Attack Next?

Where Will The Russian-Backed Rebels Attack Next?

Analysts and journalists have begun to ask where the Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine will go next, now that the second...

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Ukrainians (Ukrainian: українці, ukrayintsi) are an East Slavic ethnic group native to Ukraine, which is the sixth-largest nation in Europe. The Constitution of Ukraine applies the term 'Ukrainians' to all its citizens. Also among historical names of the people of Ukraine Rusyns, Cossacks, etc. can be found. According to some dictionary definitions, a descriptive name for the "inhabitants of Ukraine" is Ukrainian or Ukrainian people.

The Ukrainian diaspora is the global community of ethnic Ukrainians, especially those who maintain some kind of connection, even if ephemeral, to the land of their ancestors and maintain their feeling of Ukrainian national identity within their own local community.

A Ukrainian Canadian (Ukrainian: Український канадець, Україноканадець) refers to a Canadian of Ukrainian descent who is an immigrant to or a descendant born in Canada. In 2011, there were an estimated 1,209,085 persons of full or partial Ukrainian origin residing in Canada (mainly Canadian-born citizens) making them Canada's ninth largest ethnic group, and giving Canada the world's third-largest Ukrainian population behind Ukraine itself.

Ukrainian Americans (Ukrainian: Українці Америки, Українці у США) are Americans who are of Ukrainian ancestry. According to U.S. census estimates, in 2006 there were 961,113 Americans of Ukrainian descent representing 0.33% of the American population. The Ukrainian population of the United States is thus the second largest outside the former Soviet Union; only Canada has a larger Ukrainian community. According to the 2000 U.S. census, the metropolitan areas with the largest numbers of Ukrainian Americans are: New York City with 160,000 Ukrainians, Philadelphia with 60,000 Ukrainians, Chicago with 46,000 Ukrainians, Los Angeles with 34,000, Detroit with 33,000 Ukrainians, Cleveland with 26,000 and Indianapolis with 19,000.