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[21 Dec 2012]

See for yourself how life for those living in Germany stacks up, by the numbers, against life for those living in Ukraine. [More]

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[21 Dec 2012]

Russian and Ukrainian families have such a strong bond that young ladies are eager to start forming their own... [More]

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[20 Dec 2012]

Some of Ukraine's modern New Year's traditions are descended from a royal decree made over 300 years ago. Learn how Tsar Peter the Great's 1699 proclamation influenced how your favorite Ukrainian lady and her family celebrate New Year's today. [More]

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[20 Dec 2012]

Old legend says the Russian Santa Claus would freeze parents and kidnap their children for ransom... [More]

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[20 Dec 2012]

Last night, thousands gathered upon Independence Square in Ukraine's capital city for the Christmas tree lighting ceremony, which they call the New Year tree, to start off the season... [More]

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[20 Dec 2012]

When the sister city relationship of St. Petersburg and Melbourne was born on April 21, 1989, it was the only one between a Russian and an Australian city... [More]

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[19 Dec 2012]

Ukrainian women may be taking their children or younger siblings to church today to celebrate St. Nicholas' Day where the holy man himself will give them gifts and goodies... [More]

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[19 Dec 2012]

Russian and Ukrainian culture can be found all over the world so gentlemen can often sample the sights, sounds, and cuisines in their very own cities… [More]

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[18 Dec 2012]

Nicholas Miklouho-Maclay, who came to Australia in 1878, was one of the first scientists to put forth the idea that all humans, regardless of skin color, were of the same species. [More]

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[17 Dec 2012]

In Ukraine, Christmas holidays are the most important family gatherings of the year. Learn a bit about what your Ukrainian sweetheart might be doing over the holidays. [More]

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[17 Dec 2012]

Family, health, and strong friendships all made the list of things that are important to Ukrainian men and women's happiness. [More]