ukraine http://wshu.org en Conn. delegation using Ukraine situation to push for Sikorsky helicopters http://wshu.org/post/conn-delegation-using-ukraine-situation-push-sikorsky-helicopters <p>Members of Connecticut's Congressional delegation are using the unrest in Ukraine to push for the sale of more Connecticut-made Sikorsky helicopters. But they have competition from lawmakers using for helicopters manufactured in other states.</p><p></p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:38:30 +0000 Ebong Udoma 18566 at http://wshu.org Murphy calls for tougher sanctions on Russia over Ukraine http://wshu.org/post/murphy-calls-tougher-sanctions-russia-over-ukraine <p></p><p><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 150%; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">US Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut is one of two members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee calling for the beefing up of western sanctions against Russia.&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14pt; line-height: 150%;">Murphy and Bob Corker of Tennessee said on NBC’s “Meet the Press” on Sunday that the sanctions should be directed at Russia’s petrochemical and banking industries.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:35:46 +0000 Ebong Udoma 16153 at http://wshu.org Murphy calls for tougher sanctions on Russia over Ukraine Ukrainian cultural curator in Stamford watching events in birthland closely http://wshu.org/post/ukrainian-cultural-curator-stamford-watching-events-birthland-closely <p>The political unrest in the Ukraine is being closely watched by Ukrainian immigrants in Connecticut and New York. Lubow Wolynetz, 75, of the Ukrainian Museum and Library &nbsp;in Stamford, Conn. says she has mixed feelings about her birth country being in the news. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 22:35:41 +0000 Kaomi Goetz 13799 at http://wshu.org Ukrainian cultural curator in Stamford watching events in birthland closely