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    Russian Ambassador: We’re Not Hacking You, Promise
    Oct12

    Russian Ambassador: We’re Not Hacking You, Promise

    WASHINGTON ― Russia bears no responsibility for email leaks affecting the U.S. presidential race, the Russian ambassador to the U.S. told an audience here Tuesday.“We do not interfere into the internal affairs of the United States, neither by my statements nor by electronic or other means,” Ambassador Sergey Kislyak said at an event at Johns...

    G7 sets common cyber-safety guidelines for financial sector
    Oct12

    G7 sets common cyber-safety guidelines for financial sector

    The Group of Seven industrial powers yesterday said they had agreed on guidelines for protecting the global financial sector from cyber attacks following a series of cross-border bank thefts by hackers. Policymakers have grown more worried about financial cyber security in the wake of numerous hacks of SWIFT, the global financial messaging...

    Russia Suspends Nuclear Disposal Deals With US in Fallout Over Syria
    Oct12

    Russia Suspends Nuclear Disposal Deals With US in Fallout Over Syria

    As the damage continues to mount from Syria’s Russia-backed offensive on Aleppo, so does the political fallout from the failed cease-fire agreement. Russia’s parliament is suspending an agreement with the United States for converting weapons-grade plutonium into fuel for nuclear power plants. If implemented, the deal would have seen...

    Campfire Songs and Kalashnikovs
    Oct12

    Campfire Songs and Kalashnikovs

    Welcome to the nationalist Azov Battalion’s camp for kids, where young Ukrainian patriots train for battle and sing songs about death to Russians. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Duterte plans visit to China, criticises ‘arrogant’ US
    Oct11

    Duterte plans visit to China, criticises ‘arrogant’ US

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said yesterday he would soon visit China and hoped also to travel to Russia, as he again criticised longtime ally the United States for “arrogance”.The mission to China will be Duterte’s first outside of Southeast Asia since assuming the presidency on June 30, in a symbolic move highlighting the...

    Vladimir Putin and France unfriend each other
    Oct11

    Vladimir Putin and France unfriend each other

    PARIS — The new Cold War is getting chilly again. Russian President Vladimir Putin called off a trip to Paris due to take place next week, sparking a diplomatic spat with France that followed other flare-ups between Moscow and Western powers. The temperature of the relationship is heading back toward lows last reached when Russia annexed...

    Crimean Tatar Leader Heads List Of EU Sakharov Prize Candidates
    Oct11

    Crimean Tatar Leader Heads List Of EU Sakharov Prize Candidates

    BRUSSELS — Crimean leader Mustafa Dzhemilev, Yazidi activists Nadia Murad and Lamiya Aji Bashar, and Turkish journalist Can Dundar have been named as the final candidates for the 2016 Sakharov Prize …read more Source: Big News...

    Warming Russia-Turkey relations send a chill through Ukraine
    Oct11

    Warming Russia-Turkey relations send a chill through Ukraine

    A joint natural gas pipeline, announced Monday, would help Turkey become an energy hub and give Russia a way to cut out Ukraine from gas exports to the EU. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    EU less likely to lift sanctions on Russia after escalation in Syria
    Oct11

    EU less likely to lift sanctions on Russia after escalation in Syria

    The prospect of the EU easing sanctions on Russia over Ukraine are ‘practically nil,’ says one source …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Duterte warns vs ‘arrogant’ Putin, Xi
    Oct11

    Duterte warns vs ‘arrogant’ Putin, Xi

    President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he will not end military alliances with other countries but he warned against the “arrogance” of some of the world’s leaders. In his speech during an oath-taking ceremony in Malacañang, Duterte not only went after the United States, but also the leaders of China and Russia. “Alam mo, itong arrogance...