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    New Cyberattack Causes Mass Disruption Globally
    Jun27

    New Cyberattack Causes Mass Disruption Globally

    PARIS — A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across the world, hitting companies and governments in Europe especially hard. Officials in Ukraine reported serious intrusions of the country’s power grid as well as at banks and government offices, where one senior...

    Hackers Strike across Europe, Sparking Widespread Disruption
    Jun27

    Hackers Strike across Europe, Sparking Widespread Disruption

    Hackers have caused widespread disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard. Company and government officials reported serious intrusions at the Ukrainian power grid, banks and government offices. Russia’s Rosneft oil company also reported falling victim to hacking, as did Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk. “We are...

    Trump Eager for Big Meeting with Putin; Some Advisers Wary
    Jun26

    Trump Eager for Big Meeting with Putin; Some Advisers Wary

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin with full diplomatic bells and whistles when the two are in Germany for a multinational summit next month. But the idea is exposing deep divisions within the administration on the best way to approach Moscow in the midst of an ongoing investigation into Russian...

    Russia’s Putin: Top Goal for Journalists Is ‘Do Not Offend’
    Jun24

    Russia’s Putin: Top Goal for Journalists Is ‘Do Not Offend’

    MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin says the most important principle for journalists is to avoid upsetting those featured in their articles and television broadcasts. Journalists should ensure their work “won’t be offensive to those about whom they do their reports,” Putin said Saturday, according to a news agency. The...

    Ryan Backs Russia Sanctions; Dems Say GOP Delay for Trump
    Jun22

    Ryan Backs Russia Sanctions; Dems Say GOP Delay for Trump

    WASHINGTON – Speaker Paul Ryan is expressing support for a popular bill that would hit Iran and Russia with sanctions amid Democratic criticism that House Republicans are stalling for time to weaken the penalties at the Trump administration’s request. “We just want to get moving on it,” the Wisconsin Republican told reporters on...

    Russia Cancels Diplomatic Meeting in Wake of U.S. Sanctions
    Jun21

    Russia Cancels Diplomatic Meeting in Wake of U.S. Sanctions

    MOSCOW – The Kremlin voiced displeasure Wednesday about new United States sanctions against Russia and called off much-anticipated talks with a senior U.S administration official in response. The Trump administration announced Tuesday that it had imposed sanctions on 38 Russian individuals and firms over Russian activities in Ukraine. Treasury...

    Ukrainian Government, Separatists Agree on New Cease-Fire
    Jun21

    Ukrainian Government, Separatists Agree on New Cease-Fire

    MOSCOW – The Ukrainian government and Russia-backed separatists have agreed on a new cease-fire in the country’s war-torn east, a spokesman for the Ukrainian government said Wednesday. Fighting between government forces and Russia-backed rebels in Ukraine’s industrial heartland has killed more than 10,000 people and displaced more...

    Russia Regrets New U.S. Sanctions, Mulls Retaliatory Moves
    Jun21

    Russia Regrets New U.S. Sanctions, Mulls Retaliatory Moves

    The Kremlin has voiced regret about the new U.S. sanctions against Russia and warned of possible retaliation. President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Wednesday that the U.S. move wasn’t constructive, adding that “various options are being considered on expert level.” The Trump administration announced...

    Trump Meets Ukrainian Leader Amid Russia Investigation
    Jun21

    Trump Meets Ukrainian Leader Amid Russia Investigation

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump met with his Ukrainian counterpart Tuesday amid intensifying questions over whether his administration will step in to protect partners in the face of Russian aggression. The meeting with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko was originally described by the White House as a brief “drop-in.” But the...

    Trump Calls Warmbier’s Death a ‘Total Disgrace’
    Jun20

    Trump Calls Warmbier’s Death a ‘Total Disgrace’

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the death of 22-year-old Otto Warmbier after his lengthy detention in North Korea was a “total disgrace,” and said if the college student had been returned home to the U.S. earlier, “I think the result would have been a lot different.” Trump said he had spoken with...

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