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Manitoba’s Ukrainian community holding first Remembrance Day close to heart – Winnipeg
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Manitoba’s Ukrainian community holding first Remembrance Day close to heart – Winnipeg

Liudmyla Faradzheva looks at photos of her son each day and messages him whenever they have a chance. Originally from Odesa, Faradzheva hasn’t seen her 21-year-old in more than a year. He’s back home in Ukraine fighting for their country.Faradzhava says she’s touched to see Canadians wear poppies, reminding younger generations about the fallen soldiers and veterans who sacrificed so much for them to enjoy a relatively good and free life.“You can sleep in your bed, calm, all night without the sounds (of) alarm(s), like you must run somewhere (and) hide,” Faradzheva, who arrived in Manitoba four months ago, told Global News on Thursday. Read more: Where to pay your respects in Manitoba on Remembrance Day Read More ...