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    The Questions at the Senate Hearing on Russian Hacking
    Jan05

    The Questions at the Senate Hearing on Russian Hacking

    Updated on January 5, 2017 What’s the latest?Senior intelligence officials will testify Thursday before the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC) about foreign cyberthreats to the U.S. Much of the testimony is likely to focus on what role Russia had in the U.S. election.U.S. intelligence officials say Russia hacked the Democratic National...

    Pentagon Chief: Trump Needs to Keep Alliances, Hold Russia Accountable in Syria
    Jan05

    Pentagon Chief: Trump Needs to Keep Alliances, Hold Russia Accountable in Syria

    U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says President-elect Donald Trump’s administration should maintain partnerships with NATO and allies in the Asia-Pacific, while also holding Russia accountable to its stated mission of battling terrorists in Syria and help end the war. The recommendations came in a memo that Carter, like the other Cabinet...

    Turkish Airlines to fly to Ukraine’s Kharkiv
    Jan05

    Turkish Airlines to fly to Ukraine’s Kharkiv

    Kharkiv will be Turkish flag carrier’s seventh destination in Ukraine by end of March …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Turkish Airlines to fly to Ukraine’s Kharkiv
    Jan05

    Turkish Airlines to fly to Ukraine’s Kharkiv

    Kharkiv will be Turkish flag carrier’s seventh destination in Ukraine by end of March …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Tennis: Raluca Olaru – Olga Savchuk through to WTA Shenzhen doubles finals after opponents’ withdrawal
    Jan05

    Tennis: Raluca Olaru – Olga Savchuk through to WTA Shenzhen doubles finals after opponents’ withdrawal

    The pairing of Romanian Raluca Olaru and Ukrainian Olga Savchuk on Thursday advanced to the finals of the WTA Shenzhen doubles tournament without hitting a shot, after top seeds Raquel Atawo (US) – Yifan Xu (China) withdrew from the competition. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijani businessman not allowed to leave separatist-controlled Ukraine city
    Jan05

    Azerbaijani businessman not allowed to leave separatist-controlled Ukraine city

    An Azerbaijani businessman and his children are not allowed to leave the Ukrainian city of Krasnyi Luch, controlled by the unrecognized Luhansk People’s Republic. …read more Source:...

    The Troublemaker
    Jan05

    The Troublemaker

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has always been a night owl, holding meetings into the early hours of the morning. He’s also the proprietor of several Twitter accounts. So it’s possible that early Moscow time on Jan. 4, 2017, he saw the following tweet from President-elect Donald Trump pop up on his screen, complaining about an...

    Trump’s team tries to stifle rift on Russia
    Jan05

    Trump’s team tries to stifle rift on Russia

    A war is brewing among Donald Trump’s advisers over how to deal with Russia and Vladimir Putin — and his team is trying to keep it from breaking out into the open.As the president-elect’s top national security picks prepare to testify before Congress starting next week, his transition team is plotting ways to prevent a public...

    Ukraine Moves to Blacklist Le Pen Over Crimea Comments
    Jan05

    Ukraine Moves to Blacklist Le Pen Over Crimea Comments

    Ukraine indicated on Wednesday (04/01) it would bar French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen from entering the country after comments she made that appeared to legitimize Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. …read more Source: The Jakarta...

    AFCON 2017: Sofiane Boufal leads Morocco charge
    Jan05

    AFCON 2017: Sofiane Boufal leads Morocco charge

    Morocco will open their campaign against DR Congo on January 16 in Oyem before also facing Togo and the Ivory Coast. Sofiane Boufal of English Premier League side Southampton will lead Morocco’s Africa Cup of Nations bid after being included in the 23-man squad named by coach Herve Renard on Tuesday.Juventus defender Mehdi Benatia,...