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    Moscow’s cyber war in Ukraine linked to US election
    Dec22

    Moscow’s cyber war in Ukraine linked to US election

    Security firm accuses Russian intelligence’s ‘Fancy Bear’ hackers …read more Source: Financial...

    India’s subsonic cruise missile ‘Nirbhay’ fails another test
    Dec22

    India’s subsonic cruise missile ‘Nirbhay’ fails another test

    India today conducted the flight test of indigenously designed and developed long-range subsonic cruise missile ‘Nirbhay’ from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur in Odisha but there was no official word on reports that it had failed. The sophisticated missile with a strike range of 1,000 km was test launched from a specially...

    Ukraine adopts austerity budget along IMF lines
    Dec22

    Ukraine adopts austerity budget along IMF lines

    KIEV – Ukraine’s parliament on Wednesday approved an austerity federal budget for 2017 that doubles minimum wages but keeps the deficit in line with the target set by the International Monetary Fund. Lawmakers haggled over the bill into the early morning hours before passing it with some reservations about the social provisions it...

    Uzbekistan, Ukraine mull resumption of regular flights
    Dec22

    Uzbekistan, Ukraine mull resumption of regular flights

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    US-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines
    Dec22

    US-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines

    Millions of dollars’ worth of US-supplied drones that Kiev had hoped would help in its war against Russian-backed separatists have proven ineffective against jamming and hacking, Ukrainian officials say. …read more Source:...

    Kremlin says almost all dialogue with US is frozen: RIA
    Dec22

    Kremlin says almost all dialogue with US is frozen: RIA

    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov speaks during a news briefing on the sidelines of the Russia-ASEAN summit in Sochi, Russia, on May 19, 2016. Photo: Reuters The Kremlin said on Wednesday almost all communications channels between Russia and the United States have been frozen but the US State Department disputed the statement. Kremlin spokesman...

    Obama administration joins European Union in blacklisting 15 Russian entities
    Dec22

    Obama administration joins European Union in blacklisting 15 Russian entities

    The Obama administration has slapped sanctions on 15 Russian individuals and businesses because of their involvement in projects in Ukraine and Crimea. The Treasury Department designated seven individuals and eight corporate entities involved in a range of projects, including the construction of a bridge connecting Russia to the Crimean...

    The Indicators
    Dec22

    The Indicators

    As global leadership evolves, so must we Certain unexpected events occurred in 2016. Britain was jolted by ‘Brexit’. This started introvert-looking nationalism. The entire world was stunned by the decisive defeat of Hillary Clinton, a moderate veteran of three decades of public service supported by the establishment, who was the favorite to...

    Russia Blasts Netherlands Over Arms Buildup, Ruling On Crimean Treasures
    Dec22

    Russia Blasts Netherlands Over Arms Buildup, Ruling On Crimean Treasures

    Russia blasted the Netherlands for allowing the United States to begin stocking tanks there, and for a court ruling that ordered Crimean treasures on loan to a Dutch museum to be returned to Ukraine rather than Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Returns Stolen Italian Masterpieces To Verona Art Museum
    Dec22

    Ukraine Returns Stolen Italian Masterpieces To Verona Art Museum

    Ukraine returned 17 masterpieces valued at 17 million euros to Italy on December 21 after they were stolen by masked, armed robbers from a Verona art museum last year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...