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    Russian social media site tells Ukrainians how to dodge web block
    May17

    Russian social media site tells Ukrainians how to dodge web block

    MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) – Vkontakte, the Russian version of Facebook, on Wednesday sent its millions of Ukrainian users instructions on how to circumvent a ban by the Ukrainian government. …read more Source: The...

    Unfriended: Why Ukraine Banned Two Of Its Most Popular Social Networks
    May17

    Unfriended: Why Ukraine Banned Two Of Its Most Popular Social Networks

    On May 15 Ukraine banned access to some of the most visited websites in the country in what it said was an attempt to protect Ukraine’s information space from Russian propaganda. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Why Ukraine Said ‘Nyet’ to Russian Social Networks
    May17

    Why Ukraine Said ‘Nyet’ to Russian Social Networks

    Ukraine knows Russia’s social networks aren’t neutral. But neither are anyone else’s. …read more Source:...

    European Parliament signs visa liberalization for Ukraine
    May17

    European Parliament signs visa liberalization for Ukraine

    The visa-free regime will come into force in 20 days. …read more Source:...

    Why Ukraine Said ‘Nyet’ to Russian Social Networks
    May17

    Why Ukraine Said ‘Nyet’ to Russian Social Networks

    Ukraine knows Russia’s social networks aren’t neutral. But neither are anyone else’s. …read more Source:...

    European Parliament signs visa liberalization for Ukraine
    May17

    European Parliament signs visa liberalization for Ukraine

    The visa-free regime will come into force in 20 days. …read more Source:...

    Public Sharply Divided Over Ukraine’s Ban On Russian Social Networks
    May17

    Public Sharply Divided Over Ukraine’s Ban On Russian Social Networks

    President Petro Poroshenko’s blanket ban in Ukraine on several Russian Internet services, including leading Russian-language social networks and a popular search engine, has struck a chord — or a nerve, depending on who you ask. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kremlin says Ukraine’s accusation of cyber attack ‘groundless’
    May17

    Kremlin says Ukraine’s accusation of cyber attack ‘groundless’

    MOSCOW – Ukrainian accusations that Moscow was behind cyber attacks on President Petro Poroshenko’s official website are baseless, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday. “The lack of any details confirms the groundlessness of the… …read more Source:...

    In Brussels Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva  demonstrates continuity in relations with EU and NATO
    May17

    In Brussels Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva demonstrates continuity in relations with EU and NATO

    For years it has been a tradition in Bulgarian political practice for any newly appointed foreign minister to pay their first visit abroad to Brussels. Ekaterina Zaharieva did not stray from this practice and on 15 and 16 May met with the President of the European Council Donald Tusk, with the European Commission’s diplomat No. 1 Federica...

    Ukraine’s presidential office says website attacked by Russia

    “We have been witnessing the Russian response to the president’s decree about closing access to Russian social networks,” President Petro Poroshenko’s deputy administration chief Dmytro Shymkiv said …read more Source: Hindustan...