Amid political tumult, Ukraine’s wine culture flourishes

A big portion of its wine production was in Crimea, now claimed by Russia.

The Hill Times Photo: Jake Wright
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Stephen Harper walk in Parliament's Centre Block on Sept. 17.
Asha Hingorani
Published: Wednesday, 11/05/2014 12:00 am EST

The world has watched a year of gripping military aggression, economic uncertainty and political conflict in Ukraine. But as the nation begins to rebuild its identity, the Ukrainian wine industry is evolving into an important player that could help buoy the country’s troubled economy.

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