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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the opening of Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival, taking place from August 1 to 3, 2014, in Dauphin, Manitoba:

“Today marks the opening of Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival, which is held annually in Dauphin, Manitoba. Our Government is proud to support this edition, whose festivities attract tourists from all over the world, showcasing the best of Ukrainian culture and providing an opportunity to celebrate Canada’s proud Ukrainian heritage.