Ukrainian American Society of Texas (UAST), established over 39 years ago, has always provided leadership in promoting the Ukrainian culture in the North Texas area. Today, we continue to find ways to help Ukraine as they fight to save their country. We ask everyone to please review our information, do what you can to help Ukraine, learn about it's beautiful people and culture and learn the truth from us, not Russia. We are an ancient country who have contributed to the world in so many wonderful ways. Please stand with Ukraine today and help stop this war! Ukraine is defending Democracy for themselves and other nations of the free world.
Russia Attacked the Sovereign Nation of Ukraine
On February 24, 2022, the world watched in shock as ballistic missile strikes targeted cities throughout Ukraine, the largest country in Europe. Ukrainians, who recently celebrated 30 years of Independence from the Soviet Union, are now on the frontline of defending Democracy against Autocracy. All freedom loving nations MUST support Ukraine in its hour of need. Prayer is what anyone can do to help Ukraine as it is the most powerful weapon against evil but we must also stand with Ukraine and meet the needs of the Ukrainian Army and the calls for humanitarian support. We strive to provide directives and links for you to share and support Ukraine. Together we will overcome and celebrate a victory for freedom and democracy!
Ukrainian National Anthemn
Prayer for Ukraine
Heroes Will Never Be Forgotten!
The atrocities being committed by the Russians are war crimes and justice must be done. So many lives are being lost by the Russian War on Ukraine. Please pray for their souls and honor them as Heroes of Ukraine. They died for all freedom loving nations of this world. Glory to our Heroes! Heroyem Slava!
CALL TO ACTION!
CONTACT YOUR SENATORS
John Cornyn Dallas Office: 972-239-1310
Ted Cruz Dallas Office: 214-599-8749
CONTACT YOUR LOCAL Representative
Russia’s war of aggression against Ukraine continues to cause carnage and untold suffering. In 117 days of war, the kremlin aggressors have killed thousands of innocent civilians, injured thousands more, and have caused a humanitarian crisis the likes of which have not been seen in Europe since World War II. The world has watched in horror as the kremlin continues to launch daily missile and artillery attacks on Ukrainian civilian targets. These kremlin war tactics can be clearly classified as terrorist acts.
The United States government designates countries and international organizations as sponsors of terrorism. With the indiscriminate bombings that have resulted in the loss of untold numbers of innocent men, women, and children in Ukraine, it is apparent russia’s actions can be classified as a ‘state sponsor of terror’.
Later this week, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee (SFRC) will mark-up S.Res.623, an initiative to designate russia as a State Sponsor of Terror. The Ukrainian National Information Service (UNIS) urges you to contact your senators to support S.Res.623 and advocate for the designation of russia as a State Sponsor of Terror.
Currently, there are four countries listed as state sponsors of terror: Cuba, Syria, Iran, and North Korea. Your immediate action is requested and would impart greater sanctions and other measures against russia for its terrorist actions in Ukraine.
Your Representative's job is to listen to your concerns and act on your behalf! Please do this every 3-4 days!
Click on the Representative Link above and enter your address to find your representative.
Call or submit a written request to support Ukraine in the following way:
1) Immediate Military Support of lethal weapons, portable hardware, ammunition and fuel
2) Admit Ukraine into the European Union
3) Immediate Support to Stabilize Ukrainian's Economy, Bolster Ukraine's Cyber Defense
3) Remove Russia from SWIFT, Block assets and transactions of Russian Businesses
4) Continue Sending Humanitarian Assistance
Confirm and take action against Russia for War Crimes and Acts of Genocide against Ukrainians
5) Secure Chernobyl and other Nuclear facilities in Ukraine
6) Designate Russia as a State Sponsor of Terror
7) Censure Russia from all international organizations, including the UN, Council of Europe and OSCE
8) Expel Russian Oligarch families from USA and Ally nation cities, seize their assets
As Your Representative to Join the Congressional Ukraine Caucus
CONTACT The White House
UKRAINIAN CHURCH IN THE COLONY
The Sunday Divine Liturgy is held every Sunday at 10 am. The mass is in Ukrainian and English, so please come and join our community in prayer during these difficult times for Ukraine and all freedom loving people of the world.
The Liturgy is streamed live via Facebook.
TRUSTED NEWS SOURCES
Choosing trusted sources for further reading is important to dispel Russian propaganda. We have provided a few of our favorites:
How Moscow Hijacked the History of Ancient Ukraine, Kyivan Rus
Putin Has Fatally Underestimated Ukrainians
Russia and China Team Up
The Ukrainian Weekly:
The Kyiv Independent: The Budapest Memorandum of 1994
UCCA - Ukrainian Congress Committee of America /
SOCIAL MEDIA POSTING
Use these hashtags for your posts:
#StandWithUkraine #UkrainiansWillResist #StopRussia
#StopPutin #DefeatPutin #SupportUkraine #StopWarInUkraine #UnitedForUkraine #SayYesToUkraine #StopRussianWar #StopUkrainianGenocide #UkraineMatters
#STANDWITHUKRAINE Rallies Around the World!
Join Ukrainians and others around the world to show support for Ukraine and against the Russian invasion where multiple war crimes and acts of genocide are happening as we speak! Search HERE to see the registered rallies. Below are local rallies to attend: