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    Russian hackers linked to Ukrainian military deaths on the battlefield
    Dec23

    Russian hackers linked to Ukrainian military deaths on the battlefield

    A new report found that same Russian hacking group that infiltrated the Democratic National Committee broke into a Ukrainian military app that helped target artillery fire. Russian-backed separatists used the information to target Ukrainian troops. David Martin reports. …read more Source:...

    Trump: US must ‘greatly strengthen’ nuclear capability
    Dec23

    Trump: US must ‘greatly strengthen’ nuclear capability

    WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday abruptly called for the United States to “greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability” until the rest of the world “comes to its senses” regarding nuclear weapons. His comments on Twitter came hours after Russian President Vladimir Putin said strengthening his...

    In a Hacked Ukrainian App, a Picture of the Future of War
    Dec23

    In a Hacked Ukrainian App, a Picture of the Future of War

    Russian military intelligence hackers targeted both the DNC and Ukrainian artillery troops. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Russian hackers tracked Ukrainian artillery units using Android implan
    Dec23

    Russian hackers tracked Ukrainian artillery units using Android implan

    A hacking group linked to the Russian government and high-profile cyber-attacks against Democrats during the US presidential election likely used a malware implant on Android devices. …read more Source: SABC...

    Ukraine is making progress
    Dec22

    Ukraine is making progress

    Corruption is the biggest threat to Ukraine’s independence and survival as a free country, even more so than Russian troops in Donbass. For if corruption is allowed to win the day, as it always has, then Ukraine does not have a future, no matter how well it deals with the … …read more Source: The Washington...

    Russian Foreign Ministry Not Amused By Ukrainian Diplomat’s Jokes About Alcohol Poisoning
    Dec22

    Russian Foreign Ministry Not Amused By Ukrainian Diplomat’s Jokes About Alcohol Poisoning

    The death toll in a Siberian city of people who died after drinking tainted bath oil has risen to 60, stunning a country accustomed to high rates of alcohol-related deaths and prompting an angry response from President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    OSCE warns of   ‘massive upsurge in violence’ in Ukraine
    Dec22

    OSCE warns of ‘massive upsurge in violence’ in Ukraine

    Kiev: The chief European monitor for the war in Ukraine warned on Thursday that a “massive upsurge in violence” has seen fighting between Kiev’s forces and pro-Russian rebels reach levels not seen in months. The statement by Alexander Hug of the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) came a day after the body hailed...

    Azerbaijani companies ready to invest in Kharkiv, ambassador
    Dec22

    Azerbaijani companies ready to invest in Kharkiv, ambassador

    “Azerbaijani companies are ready to make investments in development of Kharkiv district,” said Azerbaijani ambassador to Ukraine Azer Khudiyev as he met with head of Kharkiv regional state administration Yulia Svetlichnaya. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Separatists Hold a ‘Most Patriotic Cat’ Competition
    Dec22

    Ukrainian Separatists Hold a ‘Most Patriotic Cat’ Competition

    Though Kiev may contest the results of the competition, the contestants are paws-itively adorable. …read more Source: Foreign...

    The Best Books We Read in 2016
    Dec22

    The Best Books We Read in 2016

    You’ll Grow Out of It by Jessi KleinGrand CentralOkay, so this book is not exactly belles lettres. I picked it up while I was working on a difficult, serious story earlier this year, and I needed something to do in the evenings that wasn’t biting my nails into a glass of wine, then drinking said wine. I was also going through Amy...