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    At Least Six Die In Sudden Surge Of Violence In Eastern Ukraine
    Oct29

    At Least Six Die In Sudden Surge Of Violence In Eastern Ukraine

    At least six people died in clashes between government forces and Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, officials said on October 28. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Emails show how John Pedesta was apparently hacked
    Oct29

    Emails show how John Pedesta was apparently hacked

    Hillary Clinton at University of Nevada in Las Vegas, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) WASHINGTON — New evidence appears to show how hackers earlier this year stole more than 50,000 emails of Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman, an audacious electronic attack blamed on Russia’s government and one that has resulted in...

    Emails show how Clinton campaign chairman was probably hacked
    Oct29

    Emails show how Clinton campaign chairman was probably hacked

    WASHINGTON — New evidence appears to show how hackers earlier this year stole more than 50,000 emails of Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman, an audacious electronic attack blamed on Russia’s government and one that has resulted in embarrassing political disclosures about Democrats in the final weeks before the U.S. presidential...

    ‘Hope Is Not Enough’: Ukrainian University Students Prepare for War
    Oct29

    ‘Hope Is Not Enough’: Ukrainian University Students Prepare for War

    KYIV, Ukraine—The young man never told anyone he was going to war. The 20-year-old student at Kyiv’s Taras Shevchenko National University slipped away in June 2014 to join a civilian paramilitary group fighting in eastern Ukraine. The young man, whose name was Sviatoslav Horbenko, was a star pupil at the university’s Institute of...

    Top Vladimir Putin Aide Hacked
    Oct29

    Top Vladimir Putin Aide Hacked

    A Ukrainian group claims it hacked the email account of one of Vladimir Putin’s top aides, releasing more than 1 gigabyte of emails. A trove of emails from Vladislav Surkov show that Russia was likely involved in the separatist movement in Ukraine, leading to the Russian takeover of the Crimea region in 2014. “This is a serious hack,” said...

    EU allows Gazprom more access to Opal gas pipeline through Germany
    Oct28

    EU allows Gazprom more access to Opal gas pipeline through Germany

    The EU has lifted a cap on the Russian gas company’s access to the Opal pipeline in Germany. The agreement paves the way for Moscow to expand its Nord Stream pipeline and bypass Ukraine when supplying gas to Europe. …read more Source:...

    Belarusian Court Orders House Arrest For Blogger Critical Of Russia
    Oct28

    Belarusian Court Orders House Arrest For Blogger Critical Of Russia

    A Minsk court has sentenced a Belarusian blogger to nearly two years of house arrest after finding him guilty of “inciting hatred” on his blog, which was critical of Russian policy toward Belarus and Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ICC’s toughest trial: Africa vs ‘Infamous Caucasian Court’
    Oct28

    ICC’s toughest trial: Africa vs ‘Infamous Caucasian Court’

    South Africa and Burundi’s decision to quit the International Criminal Court (ICC) and an attack by Gambia against its supposed “Caucasian” justice are likely to embolden other African states to leave the world’s only permanent war crimes tribunal. Although criticising the Hague-based institution for perceived anti-African bias has...

    EU allows Gazprom more access to Opal gas pipeline through Germany
    Oct28

    EU allows Gazprom more access to Opal gas pipeline through Germany

    The EU has lifted a cap on the Russian gas company’s access to the Opal pipeline in Germany. The agreement paves the way for Moscow to expand its Nord Stream pipeline and bypass Ukraine when supplying gas to Europe. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ex-Putin aide’s death ruled accidental in US
    Oct28

    Ex-Putin aide’s death ruled accidental in US

    US prosecutors yesterday said the sudden death of a former aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin in a Washington hotel was an accident, and occurred after days of heavy drinking and successive falls. Mikhail Lesin, 57, a former press minister accused of curtailing media freedoms in Putin’s Russia, was found dead at the Dupont Circle...