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    WikiLeaks’ CIA dump makes the Russian hacking story even murkier — if that’s possible
    Mar12

    WikiLeaks’ CIA dump makes the Russian hacking story even murkier — if that’s possible

    (Credit: AP/Kirsty Wigglesworth/Reuters/Lucas Jackson/Salon/Mireia Triguero Roura) Russia hacked the election. Russia didn’t hack the election. Russia sort of, maybe, possibly hacked the election. Is your head spinning from this story yet? The latest WikiLeaks disclosures concerning the CIA’s hacking abilities has further complicated...

    Merkel Coming to Washington to Talk Trade, Russia Strategy
    Mar12

    Merkel Coming to Washington to Talk Trade, Russia Strategy

    U.S. President Donald Trump plans to quiz German Chancellor Angela Merkel about her experience dealing with Russian President Vladimir Putin when the chancellor visits the White House Tuesday. A senior administration official said Friday Trump would be “very interested to get German Chancellor Merkel’s insights” as he prepares to engage the...

    Trump, Merkel To Discuss NATO, Ukraine, Putin During Washington Meeting
    Mar12

    Trump, Merkel To Discuss NATO, Ukraine, Putin During Washington Meeting

    U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet in Washington on March 14, with the future of NATO and the conflict in Ukraine among the key topics. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian woman pardoned by Vladimir Putin over text message freed
    Mar12

    Russian woman pardoned by Vladimir Putin over text message freed

    Moscow, Mar 12 : A Russian woman pardoned by President Vladimir Putin after she was sentenced to seven years in jail for treason over a text message about movements of military equipment was released Sunday, local media reported. Shopkeeper Oxana Sevastidi, 46, was convicted in March 2016 over an SMS sent eight years earlier about a train...

    Ukraine Ends Ceasefire at MH17 Site
    Mar12

    Ukraine Ends Ceasefire at MH17 Site

    Fighting could resume around the crash site of a Malaysian Airlines flight in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Italian Punks Banda Bassotti Rocking Donetsk
    Mar12

    Italian Punks Banda Bassotti Rocking Donetsk

    One of Italy’s most prominent left-wing punk bands says it’s bound for eastern Ukraine later this year. …read more Source:...

    Prudent Merkel meets unpredictable Trump amid tense ties
    Mar12

    Prudent Merkel meets unpredictable Trump amid tense ties

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet US President Donald Trump for the first time on Tuesday © AFP/File / TOBIAS SCHWARZ, NICHOLAS KAMMBerlin, Germany, Mar 12 – Europe’s most powerful leader, Angela Merkel, meets for the first time next week America’s flamboyant President Donald Trump whose arrival in the White House has sent...

    Famines in the 21st century? It’s not for lack of food
    Mar12

    Famines in the 21st century? It’s not for lack of food

    A drought-affected corn field is not the cause of food shortages Famine killed nearly 75 million people in the 20th century, but had virtually disappeared in recent decades. Now, suddenly, it is back. In late February a famine was declared in South Sudan, and warnings of famine have also recently been issued for Somalia, Nigeria and Yemen....

    Workplace: Facing a fascinating challenge at a global company
    Mar12

    Workplace: Facing a fascinating challenge at a global company

    CPH POST caught up with Iker Echave, the Spanish ‘customer service excellence’ at Maersk Line, to hear more about his professional life. When did your career begin at Maersk?It all started in 2005. I undertook a Maersk internal program, the Maersk International Shipping Education (MISE). While it was for fresh university graduates, we also...

    Two Ukrainian soldiers killed
    Mar12

    Two Ukrainian soldiers killed

    KIEV: Ukraine’s army reported on Saturday two soldiers killed in clashes with Russian-backed rebels, in a new uptick in violence across eastern Ukraine. Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko told reporters that two servicemen were killed and another 16 wounded in the past 24 hours, accusing insurgents of using heavy weapons against...