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    Report links Kremlin cyber unit to Ukraine conflict and US election hacking
    Dec22

    Report links Kremlin cyber unit to Ukraine conflict and US election hacking

    The hack into a Ukraine military app has reinforced claims the cyber unit known as “Fancy Bear” has a direct Kremlin link. It also reinforces US intelligence reports linking the Kremlin to cyber attacks in the US. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Putin Warns Military “Be Ready for Border Threats”
    Dec22

    Putin Warns Military “Be Ready for Border Threats”

    Speaking at the defense ministry on Thursday Putin said the Russian military should follow closely any military movement along its border . . MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin told an annual end-of-year meeting with the defense ministry to be ready for potential threats at the Russian border. Speaking at the defense ministry on Thursday...

    White House rebuffed pre-election plan to combat Russian influence
    Dec22

    White House rebuffed pre-election plan to combat Russian influence

    The White House opposed a Republican-led push earlier this year to create an executive-branch task force to battle Russia’s covert information operations, according to a document obtained by POLITICO. Sen. Tom Cotton, a leading GOP defense hawk who has long urged President Barack Obama to take a harder line on Russia, sought to force...

    US plays down Russian reports of chill in ties
    Dec22

    US plays down Russian reports of chill in ties

    WASHINGTON: The United States played down Russian reports Wednesday that already tense ties between the old foes have plunged to chilly new lows. The State Department denied a Kremlin claim that communications are frozen, noting that Secretary of State John Kerry had called his Russian counterpart as recently as Tuesday. The Pentagon also noted...

    White House rebuffed pre-election plan to combat Russian influence
    Dec22

    White House rebuffed pre-election plan to combat Russian influence

    The White House opposed a Republican-led push earlier this year to create an executive-branch task force to battle Russia’s covert information operations, according to a document obtained by POLITICO.Sen. Tom Cotton, a leading GOP defense hawk who has long urged President Barack Obama to take a harder line on Russia, sought to force the...

    Russia says will take measures after U.S. increased sanctions
    Dec22

    Russia says will take measures after U.S. increased sanctions

    PanARMENIAN.Net – The Kremlin has said it will take adequate measures after the U.S. increased sanctions on Russian individuals and companies because of the 2014 annexation of Crimea, BBC News repor …read more Source: Big News...

    France may seek EU sanctions against DRCs Kabila
    Dec22

    France may seek EU sanctions against DRCs Kabila

    Paris – France said on Wednesday that Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila may face EU sanctions over his refusal to step down at the end of his mandate. If things dont proceed prop …read more Source: Big News...

    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. Italian Culture Minister Dario …read more Source: Big News...

    Stolen masterpiece paintings returned to Italy from Ukraine
    Dec22

    Stolen masterpiece paintings returned to Italy from Ukraine

    Italian culture minister Dario Franceschini, who travelled to Kiev to retrieve the paintings. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    Italy plans new art crime law after Ukraine recovers stolen masterpieces
    Dec22

    Italy plans new art crime law after Ukraine recovers stolen masterpieces

    It was the perfect Christmas present for art lovers who thought the paintings had been lost for ever after they were stolen – and in particular the Italian art museum which has now got them… …read more Source:...