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    U.S. punishes Russia for election hacking, ejecting operatives
    Dec29

    U.S. punishes Russia for election hacking, ejecting operatives

    WASHINGTON — The Obama administration struck back at Russia on Thursday for its efforts to influence the 2016 election, ejecting 35 Russian intelligence operatives from the United States and imposing sanctions on Russia’s two leading intelligence services, including four top officers of the military intelligence unit the White House...

    US slaps sanctions on Russia, expels 35 diplomats
    Dec29

    US slaps sanctions on Russia, expels 35 diplomats

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    US slaps sanctions on Russia, expels 35 diplomats
    Dec29

    US slaps sanctions on Russia, expels 35 diplomats

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has imposed sanctions on Russian officials and intelligence services in retaliation for Russia’s… …read more Source:...

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions
    Dec29

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions

    Republican senator says country remains ‘threat to very fundamentals of democracy,’ doubts it affected vote outcome …read more Source: The Times of...

    White House sanctions Russia over election hacks
    Dec29

    White House sanctions Russia over election hacks

    In one of its final moves to keep Russia at bay and secure America from digital intruders, the Obama administration on Thursday slapped Moscow with a round of sanctions over its alleged election-season hacks.The punishments hits several Russian individuals and entities, including the country’s primary security services, known as the FSB,...

    Obama administration announces sanctions against Russia for 2016 election hacks
    Dec29

    Obama administration announces sanctions against Russia for 2016 election hacks

    The Obama administration has announced sanctions against Russian entities and individuals in retaliation for Russian state hacking efforts aimed at influencing the 2016 presidential election. The Obama administration struck back at Russia on Thursday for its efforts to influence the 2016 election, ejecting 35 Russian intelligence operatives from...

    Ukraine Says Hit by 6,500 Hack Attacks, Sees Russian ‘Cyberwar’
    Dec29

    Ukraine Says Hit by 6,500 Hack Attacks, Sees Russian ‘Cyberwar’

    Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar against the country, President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday. In December, Ukraine suffered attacks on its finance and defense ministries and the State Treasury that...

    US senators: Russia should be sanctioned for election hacks
    Dec29

    US senators: Russia should be sanctioned for election hacks

    U.S. senators visiting eastern European allies to discuss security issues called for sanctions against Russia for interfering in the presidential election by hacking American political sites and email accounts. Their demands came amid ongoing discussions among U.S. officials on an imminent response that would ensure the U.S. takes action against...

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’
    Dec29

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’

    KIEV – Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar against the country, President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday. … …read more Source:...

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’
    Dec29

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’

    KIEV – Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar against the country, President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday. … …read more Source:...