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    Ukrainian MP declares three national lottery wins
    Oct25

    Ukrainian MP declares three national lottery wins

    KIEV (Reuters) – A Ukrainian opposition leader has declared winning the national lottery three times in his income statement, earning a combined 571,045 hryvnias (16,115 pounds). …read more Source: The...

    Leading Crimean Tatar activists freed by Russia (AFP)
    Oct25

    Leading Crimean Tatar activists freed by Russia (AFP)

    Simferopol (AFP) – Two leading Tatar activists sentenced for their political activities by Russian authorities in annexed Crimea have been freed and have flown to Turkey, their family and lawyers said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    ‘Bad Rabbit’ ransomware hits multiple countries in large-scale cyberattack
    Oct25

    ‘Bad Rabbit’ ransomware hits multiple countries in large-scale cyberattack

    MANILA, Philippines – A new ransomware attack is making its way across Russia, Ukraine, and other parts of Eastern Europe, security researchers explained on Wednesday, October 25. The ransomware, called “Bad Rabbit,” has affected a number of countries, including Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Germany, Turkey, and Japan. According to a...

    Ukraine to ramp up health spending after anti-corruption push
    Oct25

    Ukraine to ramp up health spending after anti-corruption push

    KIEV – Ukraine plans a 12 percent increase in health spending next year to exploit reforms passed last week to raise standards and crack down on corruption in hospitals and surgeries, government ministers told Reuters. Ukrainians die earlier… …read more Source:...

    Cyberattack with Virus “Badrabbit”, Bulgaria is Among the Affected Countries
    Oct25

    Cyberattack with Virus “Badrabbit”, Bulgaria is Among the Affected Countries

    Yesterday transport companies, media and government agencies in Ukraine, Russia, Turkey, Bulgaria and other countries were subjected to cyberattacks with the computer virus “Badrabbit,” said Rosbalt, quoted by DARIK. According to a media release of ESET’s computer security firm, among the attacked computer networks are those at...

    Film about Russian czar’s affair premieres despite hostility
    Oct25

    Film about Russian czar’s affair premieres despite hostility

    Alexei Uchitel, Russian film director of “Matilda,” a movie about the last Russian czar’s affair with a ballerina and his movie crew applaud at the stage at the Mariinsky Theatre in Moscow, Russia, on Monday, October 23, 2017. Photo: AP MOSCOW: A film about the last Russian czar’s affair with a ballerina had its Moscow premiere...

    Armenia’s plans on teaching Russian raise fears of Moscow influence
    Oct25

    Armenia’s plans on teaching Russian raise fears of Moscow influence

    YEREVAN: Armenia plans to increase teaching Russian in schools in a move that has sparked widespread concerns that Moscow’s influence is growing in the ex-Soviet state. The education ministry has launched public discussion of the reform on the use of the Russian language, as the Caucasus country marks 26 years of independence from the...

    ‘BadRabbit’ ransomware attack hits Russia, Ukraine, Japan
    Oct25

    ‘BadRabbit’ ransomware attack hits Russia, Ukraine, Japan

    The US Department of Homeland Security issued a warning on the BadRabbit ransomware. …read more Source: Hindustan...

    ‘BadRabbit’ ransomware attack hits Russia, Ukraine, Japan
    Oct25

    ‘BadRabbit’ ransomware attack hits Russia, Ukraine, Japan

    The US Department of Homeland Security issued a warning on the BadRabbit ransomware. …read more Source: Hindustan...

    Armenia’s plans on teaching Russian raise fears of Moscow influence
    Oct25

    Armenia’s plans on teaching Russian raise fears of Moscow influence

    YEREVAN: Armenia plans to increase teaching Russian in schools in a move that has sparked widespread concerns that Moscow’s influence is growing in the ex-Soviet state. The education ministry has launched public discussion of the reform on the use of the Russian language, as the Caucasus country marks 26 years of independence from the...