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    Hackers used malware to confuse utility in Ukraine outage – report
    Jan10

    Hackers used malware to confuse utility in Ukraine outage – report

    (Reuters) – Hackers likely caused a Dec. 23 electricity outage in Ukraine by remotely switching breakers to cut power, after installing malware to prevent technicians from detecting the attack, according to a report analysing how the incident unfolded. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel sees progress on Ukraine crisis in 'Normandy format' over next months
    Jan07

    Merkel sees progress on Ukraine crisis in 'Normandy format' over next months

    MAGDEBURG, Germany (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday she believes there will be progress in the “Normandy format” negotiations on the Ukraine crisis over the next few months. …read more Source: The...

    Coca-Cola blames ad agency for map showing Crimea as part of Russia
    Jan06

    Coca-Cola blames ad agency for map showing Crimea as part of Russia

    MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) – U.S. drinks firm Coca-Cola on Wednesday blamed a marketing agency for a map used in an online advertising campaign that showed Crimea to be part of Russia and which drew protests and threats of a boycott from angry Ukrainians. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine 'confident' of success in Russian debt lawsuit
    Jan04

    Ukraine 'confident' of success in Russian debt lawsuit

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian Finance Ministry said on Monday it was confident of its chances in court following a decision by Russia to file a lawsuit against Ukraine in connection with a $3 billion Eurobond. …read more Source: The...

    Russia says Ukraine defaulted on $3 billion Eurobond
    Jan01

    Russia says Ukraine defaulted on $3 billion Eurobond

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia will file a lawsuit against Ukraine after Kiev failed to repay a $3 billion (£2 billion) Eurobond and $75 million of interest by Dec. 31, the Russian finance ministry said late on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine to investigate suspected cyber attack on energy grid
    Dec31

    Ukraine to investigate suspected cyber attack on energy grid

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine will investigate a suspected cyber attack on its power grid, the energy ministry said on Thursday, an incident the country’s secret service has blamed on Russia. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine to investigate suspected computer attack on energy grid
    Dec31

    Ukraine to investigate suspected computer attack on energy grid

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine will investigate a suspected computer malware attack on its energy grid, the energy ministry said on Thursday, an incident the country’s secret service has blamed on Russia. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine debates whether to celebrate Christmas twice
    Dec31

    Ukraine debates whether to celebrate Christmas twice

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine, which marks Christmas on Jan. 7 according to Orthodox Christian tradition, has embarked upon a national debate about whether it should also celebrate on Dec. 25, a step that would bring it in line with Western Europe. …read more Source: The...

    Crimea loses quarter of power after Ukraine halts supplies
    Dec31

    Crimea loses quarter of power after Ukraine halts supplies

    MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) – Crimea has lost at least one quarter of its power after Ukraine switched off supplies, citing a downed electricity pylon, an official in the contested peninsula said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Germany's Steinmeier warns Ukraine ceasefire is fragile
    Dec29

    Germany's Steinmeier warns Ukraine ceasefire is fragile

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier warned on Tuesday that the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists was becoming more fragile. …read more Source: The...

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