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    US sanctions Russia over vote hacking
    Dec29

    US sanctions Russia over vote hacking

    December 30, 2016 3:47 AMWASHINGTON (AFP) – The United States on Thursday (Dec 29) 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. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Ukrainian activist faces graft probe as reforms row festers
    Dec29

    Ukrainian activist faces graft probe as reforms row festers

    KIEV: A young activist who became prominent in Ukraine’s 2014 uprising and was later appointed to work on a major project to reform the corruption-plagued customs of Odessa is herself being investigated for corruption. Roman Nasirov, the head of Ukraine’s Fiscal Service, which is spearheading the probe, told Reuters that he suspected...

    Trump regrets issues in ‘age of computer’
    Dec29

    Trump regrets issues in ‘age of computer’

    US president-elect Donald Trump has lamented complications from “the age of computer” as he responded to questions about Russia’s alleged hacking of the US election.Asked about possible sanctions against Moscow, Trump said “I think we ought to get on with our lives”, before waxing lyrical about the impact of computing technology.“I think...

    US sanctions Russia over vote hacking
    Dec29

    US sanctions Russia over vote hacking

    The 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. …read more Source: Channel...

    U.S. imposes sanctions on Russia for election-related cyberattacks
    Dec29

    U.S. imposes sanctions on Russia for election-related cyberattacks

    By Chang Jae-soon WASHINGTON, Dec. 29 (Yonhap) — The United States imposed sanctions on two Russian intelligence agencies and nine other entities and individuals on Thursday in retaliation for cyberattacks accused of interfering with the U.S. preside …read more Source: Yonhap News...

    Obama orders sanctions on Russia over alleged election interference
    Dec29

    Obama orders sanctions on Russia over alleged election interference

    The US has announced a series of economic sanctions against Russia over allegations that it interfered in the 2016 presidential election through cyber attacks. …read more Source:...

    Obama orders sanctions on Russia after campaign hacking during US election – The Guardian
    Dec29

    Obama orders sanctions on Russia after campaign hacking during US election – The Guardian

    The Guardian Obama orders sanctions on Russia after campaign hacking during US electionThe GuardianVladimir Putin talks to Barack Obama during a meeting at the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China on 5 September 2016. Photograph: Alexei Druzhinin/Sputnik/Kremlin/EPA. Obama administration …US slaps sanctions on Russia, expels 35...

    US slaps sanctions on Russia, expels 35 diplomats
    Dec29

    US slaps sanctions on Russia, expels 35 diplomats

    US President Barack Obama has imposed sanctions on Russian officials and intelligence services in retaliation for Russia’s interference in the US presidential election by hacking American political sites and email accounts. The State Department also has kicked out 35 Russian diplomats from its embassy in Washington and consulate in San...

    Obama slaps sanctions on Russia, expels 35 diplomats
    Dec29

    Obama slaps sanctions on Russia, expels 35 diplomats

    WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has imposed sanctions on Russian officials and intelligence services in retaliation for Russia’s interference in the U.S. presidential election by hacking American political sites and email accounts. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Obama issues new sanctions against Russia, ejects 35 Russian diplomats over election-related hacking
    Dec29

    Obama issues new sanctions against Russia, ejects 35 Russian diplomats over election-related hacking

    Sean Gallup/Getty ImagesPresident Obama issued new sanctions against Russia on Thursday, calling Russia’s “malicious cyber-related activities” a “national emergency” aimed at undermining “democratic processes.” He also ordered that 35 Russian diplomats be ejected from the United States and closed two...