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    US evicts Russians for spying, imposes sanctions after election hacks – Daily Mail
    Dec29

    US evicts Russians for spying, imposes sanctions after election hacks – Daily Mail

    News18 US evicts Russians for spying, imposes sanctions after election hacksDaily MailHONOLULU/WASHINGTON, Dec 29 (Reuters) – President Barack Obama ordered the expulsion of 35 Russian suspected spies and imposed sanctions on two Russian intelligence agencies over their involvement in hacking U.S. political groups in the 2016 …US expels Russian...

    US punishes Russia over election hacks – Daily Mail
    Dec29

    US punishes Russia over election hacks – Daily Mail

    Daily Mail US punishes Russia over election hacksDaily MailThe United States on Thursday fired back at Moscow for meddling in the presidential election, imposing tough sanctions on Russia’s top two intelligence agencies, expelling 35 agents and shutting down two Russian compounds on US soil. President Barack …US expels Russian diplomats...

    The U.S. Retaliation Against Russian Hackers
    Dec29

    The U.S. Retaliation Against Russian Hackers

    President Obama announced sanctions Thursday on Russian intelligence officials and organizations he said were involved in efforts to undermine the U.S. elections. In a statement, he said 35 Russian intelligence officials in the U.S. were being expelled and two Russian compounds, one in Maryland and the other in New York, were being closed. The...

    Ryan calls new Russia sanctions ‘overdue,’ but fails to call for more aggressive investigations
    Dec29

    Ryan calls new Russia sanctions ‘overdue,’ but fails to call for more aggressive investigations

    House Speaker Paul Ryan was curiously quick to chastise President Obama for taking too long to sanction Russia for meddling in the 2016 elections. x.@SpeakerRyan: ” today’s action by the administration is overdue” pic.twitter.com/FhURqIyY3M— Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) December 29, 2016 Fascinating, Obama’s actions are...

    The Latest: Senators say they’ll push for stronger sanctions – Daily Mail
    Dec29

    The Latest: Senators say they’ll push for stronger sanctions – Daily Mail

    ABC News The Latest: Senators say they’ll push for stronger sanctionsDaily MailRepublican Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham say sanctions against Russia announced by the Obama administration on Thursday are “a small price” for Russia to pay for interfering with U.S. elections. They say they’ll lead efforts in Congress...

    The Latest: Putin spokesman says Russia weighs retaliation – Daily Mail
    Dec29

    The Latest: Putin spokesman says Russia weighs retaliation – Daily Mail

    Daily Mail The Latest: Putin spokesman says Russia weighs retaliationDaily MailThe spokesman for President Vladimir Putin says Moscow regrets the new sanctions that the Obama administration imposed on Russia on Thursday and is considering retaliatory steps. In this photo taken Dec. 16, 2016, President Barack Obama speaks …US expels Russian...

    Russian Embassy responds to Obama sanctions with juvenile, emoji-laden tweet
    Dec29

    Russian Embassy responds to Obama sanctions with juvenile, emoji-laden tweet

    While some pundits are worried that President Barack Obama’s new sanctions on Russia will lead to World War III, the Russians are signaling that they’re not taking the retaliation very seriously. In response to the sanctions announced Thursday, the official Twitter account of the Russian Embassy in London posted a meme-like response:...

    Obama Expels 35 Diplomats, Imposes Retaliatory Sanctions Against Russia For Hacking
    Dec29

    Obama Expels 35 Diplomats, Imposes Retaliatory Sanctions Against Russia For Hacking

    The Obama administration is expelling 35 Russian intelligence operatives and imposing sanctions on Russian intelligence services in response to Kremlin efforts to influence the presidential election. …read more Source:...

    Obama retaliates against Russia for election hacking – Daily Mail
    Dec29

    Obama retaliates against Russia for election hacking – Daily Mail

    Daily Mail Obama retaliates against Russia for election hackingDaily MailHONOLULU (AP) — In a sweeping response to election hacking and other meddlesome behavior, President Barack Obama on Thursday sanctioned Russian intelligence services and their top officials, kicked out 35 Russian officials and closed down two …Obama orders sanctions on...

    Russia’s Waging a ‘Cyberwar’ Against Ukraine: Poroshenko
    Dec29

    Russia’s Waging a ‘Cyberwar’ Against Ukraine: Poroshenko

    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...