A number of Canadian-Ukrainian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have been declared undesirable in Russia. to the relevant register made Ministry of Justice on the basis of the decision of the Prosecutor General’s Office of August 4.
The list includes:
- “Canadian Ukrainian Congress”, “Congress of Ukrainians of Canada” (Ukrainian Canadian Congress), Canada;
- Macdonald-Laurier Institute, Canada;
- “Ukrainian National Federation of Canada”, Canada.
The organizations are suspected of involvement in violations of fundamental rights and freedoms of Russians.
Earlier, the Russian Foreign Ministry put 62 Canadian citizens on the “stop list” as retaliatory sanctions, among them the head of the Canadian Ukrainian Congress in Saskatchewan, Elena Kruger.