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    7 big questions about the Trump administration
    Jan18

    7 big questions about the Trump administration

    The known unknowns. Politics is inherently unpredictable, as the tumultuous 2016 presidential election certainly showed, and every new administration enters surrounded by a haze of Donald Rumsfeld’s famous “known unknowns” — questions that are clearly in play but to which the answer is, as of yet, not clear. For Donald Trump, that range of...

    Biden: Russian Attempts to Influence Elections ‘Will Occur Again’
    Jan18

    Biden: Russian Attempts to Influence Elections ‘Will Occur Again’

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden warned European nations Wednesday to be ready for Russia to try to influence their elections in the same way that U.S. intelligence agencies say they are certain Russia did in the November vote that is bringing Donald Trump to office this week. “With many countries in Europe slated to hold elections this year,...

    Bila kitambulisho cha mpiga kura, hakuna unyumba, mbunge awaambia wanawake
    Jan18

    Bila kitambulisho cha mpiga kura, hakuna unyumba, mbunge awaambia wanawake

    Mishi Mboko, mbunge anayewakilisha wanawake huko Mombasa nchini Kenya. MOMBASA, KENYA Mbunge wa upinzani nchini Kenya amewataka wanawake kuanzisha mgomo wa kuwapa wanaume wao unyumba hadi pale wanaume hao watakapokwenda kujiandikisha kupiga kura katika uchaguzi mkuu wa Agusti nchini humo. Mishi Mboko, ambaye ameolewa, alisema wanawake wanapaswa...

    Samantha Power’s diagnosis of the threat from Russia is brilliant. Her solutions aren’t.
    Jan18

    Samantha Power’s diagnosis of the threat from Russia is brilliant. Her solutions aren’t.

    Samantha Power, the outgoing US ambassador to the United Nations, gave her final public speech in office on Wednesday — and she devoted basically all of it to the threat Vladimir Putin’s Russia poses to global stability. Speaking at the Atlantic Council, Power offered what might be the simplest and clearest explanation of Putin’s...

    Ukraine's power outage was a cyber attack – Ukrenergo
    Jan18

    Ukraine's power outage was a cyber attack – Ukrenergo

    KIEV/MILAN (Reuters) – A power blackout in Ukraine’s capital Kiev last month was caused by a cyber attack and investigators are trying to trace other potentially infected computers and establish the source of the breach, utility Ukrenergo told Reuters on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine’s power outage was a cyber attack – Ukrenergo
    Jan18

    Ukraine’s power outage was a cyber attack – Ukrenergo

    A power blackout in Ukraine’s capital Kiev last month was caused by a cyber attack and investigators are trying to trace other potentially infected computers and establish the source of the breach, utility Ukrenergo told Reuters on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Turkey issues work permits to over 73,500 foreigners
    Jan18

    Turkey issues work permits to over 73,500 foreigners

    Syrians top 2016 list followed by Georgians, Ukrainians, Chinese, Turkmen, Kyrgyz, Uzbeks, Indians, Russians and British …read more Source: Anadolu...

    The Morning Vertical, January 18, 2017
    Jan18

    The Morning Vertical, January 18, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Savchenko Draws Fire For Crimea Comments
    Jan18

    Ukraine’s Savchenko Draws Fire For Crimea Comments

    Ukrainian lawmaker Nadia Savchenko has caused controversy by suggesting that Kyiv must accept Moscow’s grip on Crimea for the time being if it wants to regain control over eastern territory held by Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Joe Biden: Russian Election-Meddling ‘Will Occur Again, I Promise You’
    Jan18

    Joe Biden: Russian Election-Meddling ‘Will Occur Again, I Promise You’

    Joe Biden offered a stirring defense of liberalism, as well as a harsh rebuke of Russia in his final speech as vice president.Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Wednesday, Biden warned of “dangerous demagogues and autocrats that have emerged seeking to capitalize on people’s insecurities. In this case, using...