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    News24.com | Ukrainian lawmakers must leave guns outside parliament
    Mar21

    News24.com | Ukrainian lawmakers must leave guns outside parliament

    Ukraine’s parliament has approved a bill requiring lawmakers to lock up their guns before entering the chamber. …read more Source:...

    Cambridge Analytica’s Kenya election role ‘must be investigated’ – Nasa
    Mar20

    Cambridge Analytica’s Kenya election role ‘must be investigated’ – Nasa

    A full investigation must be carried out into a UK consultancy firm which helped take President Uhuru Kenyatta to victory, Nasa has told the BBC. National Super Alliance official Norman Magaya accused Cambridge Analytica and the ruling party of trying to “subvert the people’s will”. Cambridge Analytica bosses were apparently...

    Why I Became a U.S. Citizen in Today’s America: Cécile Daurat
    Mar20

    Why I Became a U.S. Citizen in Today’s America: Cécile Daurat

    Daurat, right, at the ceremony(Bloomberg Online) – On my right, a Catholic nun from Ukraine, in her habit. On her right, a woman from Liberia. On my left, a couple from India. Altogether we are 50 immigrants from 30 countries ranging alphabetically from Albania to Vietnam, gathered in a small town of historical renown: Washington Crossing,...

    Politics: Cambridge Analytica began testing out pro-Trump slogans in 2014 — the same year Russia launched its influence operation targeting the 2016 election
    Mar20

    Politics: Cambridge Analytica began testing out pro-Trump slogans in 2014 — the same year Russia launched its influence operation targeting the 2016 election

    Cambridge Analytica was testing out slogans that later became the bedrock of President Donald Trump's campaign before he even announced his candidacy. The Trump campaign-linked data firm Cambridge Analytica began testing out slogans like “Drain the Swamp” and “Build the Wall” the same year Russia began its social...

    LIVE: Putin Speaks at Rally Celebrating Reunification of Crimea With Russia
    Mar20

    LIVE: Putin Speaks at Rally Celebrating Reunification of Crimea With Russia

    As of today, Crimea — a popular tourist destination — is a rapidly developing Russian region with a fast-growing economy. As many as 5.2 million tourists visited the peninsula in 2017. Crimea’s reunification with Russia is celebrated all over the country with rallies, concerts, festivities and other events. Key celebrations are held in...

    Eugal Pipeline to Transport Gas From Nord Stream 2 at Maximum Capacity in 2020
    Mar20

    Eugal Pipeline to Transport Gas From Nord Stream 2 at Maximum Capacity in 2020

    Earlier in the day, the Kommersant newspaper reported, citing sources from Gascade, that Gazprom will be unable to fully meet the European gas demand in 2020 without using Ukrainian gas transit infrastructure, because the European gas pipelines will not be ready to transit the entire gas volume planned for the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline by that...

    German Lawmaker Slams Ukrainian Ambassador’s Idea to Ban Germans From Crimea
    Mar20

    German Lawmaker Slams Ukrainian Ambassador’s Idea to Ban Germans From Crimea

    “Ambassador Melnyk is interfering in German internal affairs. This statement is nonsense. Neither [German Chancellor Angela] Merkel nor the government or the foreign minister can ban a member of… [any local] parliament, Bundestag or any ordinary citizen from going somewhere and ask Ukraine about it,” Maurer, who has visited Crimea on numerous...

    #CambridgeAnalytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting
    Mar20

    #CambridgeAnalytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting

    Washington — Sitting in a hotel bar, Alexander Nix, who runs the political data firm Cambridge Analytica, had a few ideas for a prospective client looking for help in a foreign election. The firm could send an attractive woman to seduce a rival candidate and secretly videotape the encounter, Nix said, or send someone posing as a wealthy land...

    Cambridge Analytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting
    Mar20

    Cambridge Analytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting

    Washington — Sitting in a hotel bar, Alexander Nix, who runs the political data firm Cambridge Analytica, had a few ideas for a prospective client looking for help in a foreign election. The firm could send an attractive woman to seduce a rival candidate and secretly videotape the encounter, Nix said, or send someone posing as a wealthy land...

    Facebook security chief changes role to focus on election fraud
    Mar20

    Facebook security chief changes role to focus on election fraud

    Facebook’s chief of security Alex Stamos is said to be leaving the social network after internal clashes over how to respond to Russian disinformation © GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP/File / WIN MCNAMEESan Francisco, United States, Mar 20 – Facebook’s chief of security said late Monday his role has shifted to focusing on emerging...

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