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    Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid: report
    Dec31

    Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid: report

    US authorities have not yet pinpointed why Russians targeted the electricity grid after code connected to Russian hacking efforts was found in a utility system in Vermont. AFP File Photo WASHINGTON: A code connected to Russian hacking efforts has been discovered within a utility system in Vermont, which could point to vulnerabilities in the US...

    Trump hails ‘very smart’ Putin amid US-Russia hacking row
    Dec31

    Trump hails ‘very smart’ Putin amid US-Russia hacking row

    US President-elect Donald Trump on Friday praised Russian President Vladimir Putin for refraining from retaliation in a dispute over cyber attacks, in another sign that the Republican plans to patch up badly frayed relations with Moscow. Putin earlier on Friday said he would not hit back for the US expulsion of 35 suspected Russian spies by...

    Trump praises Putin for not retaliating in US-Russia spy dispute
    Dec31

    Trump praises Putin for not retaliating in US-Russia spy dispute

    United States (US) President-elect, Donald Trump on Friday praised Russian President, Vladimir Putin for refraining from retaliation in a dispute over spying and cyber attacks, in another sign that the Republican plans to patch up badly frayed relations with Moscow. Putin earlier on Friday said he would not hit back for the US expulsion of 35...

    Ukraine approves law banning pro-Kremlin Russian books
    Dec31

    Ukraine approves law banning pro-Kremlin Russian books

    Ukraine adopts a legislation that tasks a group of experts to decide which Russian books are acceptable. …read more Source:...

    Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid
    Dec31

    Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid

    WASHINGTON: A code connected to Russian hacking efforts has been discovered in a utility system in Vermont, which could point to vulnerabilities in the US electrical grid, The Washington Post reported Friday (Saturday in Manila). The code detected in the northeastern state’s system did not disrupt its operations, the paper cited US...

    Trump hails Putin for declining to retaliate against US move to expel diplomats
    Dec31

    Trump hails Putin for declining to retaliate against US move to expel diplomats

    President-elect Donald Trump has hailed the Russian President Vladimir Putin for declining retaliation against the latest moves by the Obama administration to expel diplomats. The Russian President declined to respond to Obama administration’s move after the country’s foreign minister Sergei Lavrov suggested that several US diplomats...

    Putin refuses to expel US diplomats, Trump applauds
    Dec31

    Putin refuses to expel US diplomats, Trump applauds

    President-elect Donald Trump on Friday praised President Vladimir Putin for refraining from tit-for-tat expulsions of Americans in response to US punitive measures over alleged Russian interference in the November election. Putin’s decision came despite the foreign ministry asking him to send home 35 US diplomats after President Barack...

    Putin refuses to expel US diplomats, Trump applauds
    Dec31

    Putin refuses to expel US diplomats, Trump applauds

    WASHINGTON: President-elect Donald Trump on Friday (Saturday in Manila) praised President Vladimir Putin for refraining from tit-for-tat expulsions of Americans in response to US punitive measures over alleged Russian interference in the November election. Putin’s decision came despite the foreign ministry asking him to send home 35 US...

    Trump praises Putin for holding back in U.S.-Russia spy dispute
    Dec31

    Trump praises Putin for holding back in U.S.-Russia spy dispute

    FILE PHOTOS: Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin (REUTERS) U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Friday praised Russian President Vladimir Putin for refraining from retaliation in a dispute over spying and cyber attacks, in another sign that the Republican plans to patch up badly frayed relations with Moscow. Putin earlier on Friday said he would not...

    In Ukraine, Three US Senators Take Hard Line on Russia
    Dec31

    In Ukraine, Three US Senators Take Hard Line on Russia

    In an exclusive interview with Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty’s Ukrainian Service in Kyiv Friday, Senator John McCain, R-Ariz., along with two other U.S. senators, said any possible deal with Putin “would interfere with and undermine the freedom and democracies that exist today.” …read more Source: Voice of...