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    Paradise Papers: Russia’s Sibur says had no direct dealings with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross
    Nov06

    Paradise Papers: Russia’s Sibur says had no direct dealings with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross

    November 06, 2017 9:07 PMMOSCOW (REUTERS) – Russian petrochemical holding Sibur said on Monday (Nov 6) it had no direct dealings with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and that its ties to its partners were not in breach of sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The Straits...

    New wave of cyber attacks hits Russia, other nations
    Oct25

    New wave of cyber attacks hits Russia, other nations

    October 25, 2017 9:30 AMKIEV/MOSCOW (REUTERS) – Cyber attacks using malware called “BadRabbit” hit Russia and other nations on Tuesday, affecting Russian Interfax news agency and causing flight delays at Ukraine’s Odessa airport. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Wallowing in Ukraine jail after attempted missile tech theft
    Sep30

    Wallowing in Ukraine jail after attempted missile tech theft

    September 30, 2017 5:00 AMZHYTOMYR (Ukraine) • The North Korean spy, posing as a member of his country’s trade delegation in Belarus, thought he was photographing a secret scientific report on missile technology as he snapped away with a small camera in a dingy garage in the Ukrainian city of Dnipro, the home of Ukraine’s Soviet-era...

    Ukraine sting operation of North Korean spies stealing missile plans caught on camera
    Aug25

    Ukraine sting operation of North Korean spies stealing missile plans caught on camera

    August 25, 2017 12:53 PMWASHINGTON – Ukraine has released footage of two North Korean spies photographing what they thought were top-secret missile designs in a sting operation, as the country seeks to dispel claims that Pyongyang may have used designs stolen or originating from Ukraine in its development of intercontinental missile...

    Analyst fingers Ukraine plant for North’s ICBM success
    Aug15

    Analyst fingers Ukraine plant for North’s ICBM success

    August 15, 2017 5:00 AMWASHINGTON • North Korea’s success in testing an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that appears able to reach the United States was made possible by black- market purchases of powerful rocket engines probably from a Ukrainian factory with historical ties to Russia’s missile programme, according to an...

    Two Pussy Riot members detained over protest in Siberian city
    Aug07

    Two Pussy Riot members detained over protest in Siberian city

    August 08, 2017 12:49 AMMOSCOW (AFP) – Russian police on Monday (Aug 7) detained for several hours two members of Pussy Riot after they staged a protest in support of a jailed Ukrainian filmmaker in a Siberian city. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Nato says Russia ties most ‘difficult’ since Cold War
    Aug04

    Nato says Russia ties most ‘difficult’ since Cold War

    August 04, 2017 9:58 AMWASHINGTON (AFP) – Nato Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Thursday (Aug 3) that ties between the alliance and Moscow were at their most difficult phase since the Cold War, blaming Russia for its role in the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Hero pilot honoured with medal for courage after ‘blind’ landing
    Aug03

    Hero pilot honoured with medal for courage after ‘blind’ landing

    August 03, 2017 5:00 AMISTANBUL • A Ukrainian pilot has been hailed a hero and awarded the country’s national medal for courage after he safely landed a passenger plane following a freak hailstorm over Turkey which smashed its windscreen. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Ex-Ukraine leader’s trial won’t heal nation
    Aug03

    Ex-Ukraine leader’s trial won’t heal nation

    August 03, 2017 5:00 AMWhen Ukraine’s authorities first decided that Viktor Yanukovych, the country’s deposed president, should stand trial for allegedly ordering the shooting of dozens of demonstrators against his regime, they envisaged the kind of trial to cleanse a nation’s dark past, similar to those that took place in other...

    Hero pilot lands passenger plane ‘blind’ in Turkey after hailstorm shatters windscreen
    Aug02

    Hero pilot lands passenger plane ‘blind’ in Turkey after hailstorm shatters windscreen

    August 02, 2017 12:14 PMA Ukrainian pilot has been hailed a hero and awarded the country’s national medal of courage, after he safely landed a passenger plane when a freak hailstorm over Turkey smashed up his windscreen. …read more Source: The Straits...

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