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    Senator McCain says U.S. stands with Ukraine against Russia
    Jan01

    Senator McCain says U.S. stands with Ukraine against Russia

    KIEV (Reuters) – Republican U.S. Senator John McCain promised on Saturday continued support for Kiev in the face of aggression from Moscow, as he spent New Year’s Eve on the front line in Ukraine’s eastern conflict zone. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine police arrest man suspected of planning Berlin copycat attack
    Dec30

    Ukraine police arrest man suspected of planning Berlin copycat attack

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian police arrested a 31-year-old man on Friday accused of killing a woman and her daughter, and who they also suspect was planning to mow down citizens with a truck, like the attacks on the Berlin Christmas market and in Nice. …read more Source: The...

    USAID ends funding for troubled Ukraine customs reform
    Dec30

    USAID ends funding for troubled Ukraine customs reform

    ODESSA, Ukraine (Reuters) – The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has ended funding for a flagship customs reform project in Ukraine’s Odessa region, as the government’s ambitious plans to tackle bribe-taking at its Black Sea ports stalled. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian 'cyberwar'
    Dec29

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian 'cyberwar'

    KIEV (Reuters) – Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar against the country, President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Moscow says new U.S. sanctions would be attempt to hamper Russia-U.S. cooperation – RIA
    Dec29

    Moscow says new U.S. sanctions would be attempt to hamper Russia-U.S. cooperation – RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that if the United States imposed new sanctions on Russia over hacking allegations it would be an attempt to disrupt possible cooperation between the two countries, the RIA news agency reported. …read more Source: The...

    Exclusive: Ukrainian activist faces corruption probe as reforms row festers
    Dec29

    Exclusive: Ukrainian activist faces corruption probe as reforms row festers

    KIEV/ODESSA, Ukraine (Reuters) – A young activist who became prominent in Ukraine’s 2014 uprising and was later appointed to work on a major project to reform the corruption-plagued customs of Odessa is herself being investigated for corruption. …read more Source: The...

    Putin says relations with Ukraine will improve 'sooner or later'
    Dec23

    Putin says relations with Ukraine will improve 'sooner or later'

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he was confident that Moscow’s relations with Ukraine would normalise “sooner or later”. …read more Source: The...

    Russian hackers tracked Ukrainian artillery units using Android implant: report
    Dec22

    Russian hackers tracked Ukrainian artillery units using Android implant: report

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A hacking group linked to the Russian government and high-profile cyber attacks against Democrats during the U.S. presidential election likely used a malware implant on Android devices to track and target Ukrainian artillery units from late 2014 through 2016, according to a new report released Thursday. …read...

    Exclusive – U.S.-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines
    Dec21

    Exclusive – U.S.-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Millions of dollars’ worth of U.S.-supplied drones that Kiev had hoped would help in its war against Russian-backed separatists have proven ineffective against jamming and hacking, Ukrainian officials say. …read more Source: The...

    Russia criticises Dutch over U.S. tanks, Crimean treasure
    Dec21

    Russia criticises Dutch over U.S. tanks, Crimean treasure

    MOSCOW (Reuters), – Russia criticised the Netherlands on Wednesday for allowing the United States to begin stocking tanks there, and for a court ruling that ordered Crimean treasures on loan to a Dutch museum to be returned to Ukraine rather than Russia. …read more Source: The...

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