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    Changing His Tone, McCain Calls Trump’s Sharing Of Intel ‘Disturbing’
    May16

    Changing His Tone, McCain Calls Trump’s Sharing Of Intel ‘Disturbing’

    Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) was harshly critical on Tuesday of President Donald Trump’s reported sharing of highly classified information with Russia. It was a sharp departure from his sentiment Monday night, when he said that Trump “does have the right” to “leak classified information.” In a statement in his capacity as chair of the Senate...

    Ukrainian Sanctions Not to Have Negative Impact on Yandex Business in General
    May16

    Ukrainian Sanctions Not to Have Negative Impact on Yandex Business in General

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia’s technology giant Yandex said Tuesday that the sanctions, imposed on it by Ukraine, in overall will not have a substantial negative impact on the company’s business. “While Ukraine is a small part of our business and the sanctions will not have a material negative impact on our consolidated results, we...

    Ukraine blocks popular Russian social networks
    May16

    Ukraine blocks popular Russian social networks

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Almaraz – 800,000 Portuguese would be affected by nuclear accident
    May16

    Almaraz – 800,000 Portuguese would be affected by nuclear accident

    As parliament today waits to question the Foreign Affairs and Environment ministers about Portugal’s climb-down on the threat from Spain’s Almaraz nuclear power station development, a NATO team has reported that 800,000 people in Portugal would be affected if there was an accident on the scale of Chernobyl in the Ukraine. The military...

    Moldova, Kazakhstan discuss bilateral coop
    May16

    Moldova, Kazakhstan discuss bilateral coop

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan Ambassador to Ukraine with concurrent accreditation to the Republic of Moldova Samat Ordabayev met on May 15 with Prime Minister of Moldova Pavel Filip, the press service of the Kazakh MFA says. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine blocks Russia’s top social media networks
    May16

    Ukraine blocks Russia’s top social media networks

    KIEV: Ukraine on Tuesday blocked Russia’s most popular social media networks and an internet search engine in response to the Kremlin’s alleged backing of a three-year separatist war in the east. The decision sparked an immediate outcry from Ukrainian internet users and freedom of speech advocates. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko to block Russian social networks
    May16

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko to block Russian social networks

    President Petro Poroshenko slaps a ban on some of the biggest Russian sites, including VK and Yandex. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine blocks access to Russia websites
    May16

    Ukraine blocks access to Russia websites

    Ban steps up sanctions in retaliation for Moscow’s annexation of Crimea …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine blocks access to popular Russian social networks
    May16

    Ukraine blocks access to popular Russian social networks

    It also cut access to the Mail.ru email provider as well as the Kaspersky Lab cybersecurity and anti-virus provider. …read more Source:...

    McCain: Trump’s actions ‘deeply disturbing’
    May16

    McCain: Trump’s actions ‘deeply disturbing’

    Senate Armed Services Chairman John McCain said Tuesday the reports President Donald Trump shared classified intelligence with Russia are “deeply disturbing.”“Reports that this information was provided by a U.S. ally and shared without its knowledge sends a troubling signal to America’s allies and partners around the world and may impair...