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    Putin leads inauguration of statue of Prince Vladimir
    Nov04

    Putin leads inauguration of statue of Prince Vladimir

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has led ceremonies launching a large statue outside the Kremlin to a 10th-century prince of Kiev who is credited with making Orthodox Christianity the official faith … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Putin leads inauguration of statue of Prince Vladimir
    Nov04

    Putin leads inauguration of statue of Prince Vladimir

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has led ceremonies launching a large statue outside the Kremlin to a 10th-century prince of Kiev who is credited with making Orthodox Christianity the official faith of Russia, Ukraine and Belarus. In a speech by the 16-meter-tall (52-feet-tall) bronze monument to Prince Vladimir, Putin said the...

    Putin leads inauguration of statue of Prince Vladimir
    Nov04

    Putin leads inauguration of statue of Prince Vladimir

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has led ceremonies launching a large statue outside the Kremlin to a 10th-century prince of Kiev… …read more Source:...

    Britain Invests Billions in Cybersecurity in Face of Russian Threat
    Nov04

    Britain Invests Billions in Cybersecurity in Face of Russian Threat

    Britain says it will spend more than $2 billion on cybersecurity and recruit 1,000 more intelligence officers as the country’s intelligence services warn of increasingly aggressive espionage tactics by Moscow, a charge the Kremlin denies. The $2.3 billion investment is aimed at countering emerging threats to national security. British...

    Ukraine’s leader speaks to ‘fake’ Kyrgyz president
    Nov04

    Ukraine’s leader speaks to ‘fake’ Kyrgyz president

    KIEV (AFP) – Ukrainian president spoke to what he thought was his Kyrgyz counterpart by phone this week — only to discover that the person on the other end was someone else entirely.Details of the exchange between Petro Poroshenko and a man thought at the time to be Kyrgyzstan’s Almazbek Atambayev appeared on the Ukrainian...

    @Kady’s Watchlist for Nov. 4 – MPs heading back to their ridings for Remembrance Week
    Nov04

    @Kady’s Watchlist for Nov. 4 – MPs heading back to their ridings for Remembrance Week

    As the House readies itself for the yearly Remembrance Day hiatus – a week-long constituency break timed to allow MPs to attend November 11 events in their respective ridings – the only item of government business on the to-do list is Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s proposed changes to Canada’s pension plan, which is currently...

    Is Russia Funding Ukraine Separatists? Moscow Official’s Hacked Emails Reveal Kremlin’s Position On Kiev
    Nov04

    Is Russia Funding Ukraine Separatists? Moscow Official’s Hacked Emails Reveal Kremlin’s Position On Kiev

    Two Ukrainian hackers claimed responsibility for a major Kremlin breach that compromised the accounts of top Russian officials. Several of the emails they claimed to have hacked belonged to an important Kremlin figure, former Deputy Prime Minister Vladislav Surkov. …read more Source: International Business...

    Mourinho questions players’ attitude after Fenerbahce defeat
    Nov04

    Mourinho questions players’ attitude after Fenerbahce defeat

    Credits Chris McGrath/Getty Images Alt Text Man Utd ‘They were playing the Champions League final, we were playing a summer friendly,’ says United boss after setback Match Report Friday, November 4, 2016 – 9:08am See related …read more Source: The...

    Hackers allege Kremlin email breach revealing Moscow’s grip on Ukraine’s separatist regions
    Nov04

    Hackers allege Kremlin email breach revealing Moscow’s grip on Ukraine’s separatist regions

    Two Ukrainians, who call themselves non-governmental hacktivists, claim that they have intercepted several thousand messages sent to and from the email accounts of senior Russian government officials. Their contents link Russian government to political control and financial support of Ukraine’s breakaway regions. …read more Source:...

    Belarus struggles to control its borders
    Nov04

    Belarus struggles to control its borders

    Swamp buggy Rosa 21 supplied to Belarusian border guards through an EU-funded project. Image:iom.by On 13 October Belarusian border guards received EU-funded special equipment worth €2.5m. This will help Minsk control the Ukrainian border. There is an element of irony in this: although it works to remove borders within the EU, Brussels is helping...