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    Latvia’s voting system is old–and therefore safe, says ‘stratcom’
    Mar06

    Latvia’s voting system is old–and therefore safe, says ‘stratcom’

    In a March 6 interview with the Diena newspaper, Janis Sarts, the head of the Riga-based NATO Strategic Communications Center of Excellence (StratCom COE), said that in comparison with attempts to hack into digital voting systems in the United States, France, the Netherlands and Ukraine, nothing like this can happen in Latvia due to the...

    Canada to bring up North Korea, Venezuela and Ukraine at Munich Conference
    Feb17

    Canada to bring up North Korea, Venezuela and Ukraine at Munich Conference

    Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland has a long list of world crises she would like to discuss with her counterparts at the Munich Security Conference in Germany this weekend, according to Canadian officials. The North Korean nuclear crisis, the situation in Venezuela, Russia’s annexation of Crimea and its continued support for...

    Dutch foreign minister admits lying about meeting Putin in 2006
    Feb12

    Dutch foreign minister admits lying about meeting Putin in 2006

    AMSTERDAM – Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra admitted on Monday that he lied about hearing Russian President Vladimir Putin make comments about plans for a ?greater Russia.? , While election campaigning two years ago, Zijlstra said that in 2006 he had been at Putin’s dacha when he heard the Kremlin leader speak of plans for a...

    Opposition leader Saakashvili detained in Kiev, facing deportation: spokeswoman
    Feb12

    Opposition leader Saakashvili detained in Kiev, facing deportation: spokeswoman

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili was detained in Kiev on Monday by unidentified people in camouflage, his spokeswoman said, adding that the intention might be to deport him from Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ex-Georgian president Saakashvili ‘kidnapped’ in Ukraine
    Feb12

    Ex-Georgian president Saakashvili ‘kidnapped’ in Ukraine

    Ukrainian opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili has been detained in Kiev by unknown “kidnappers”, according to a post on the former Georgian leader’s official Facebook page and his spokeswoman. It…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    Saakashvili detained in Kiev
    Feb12

    Saakashvili detained in Kiev

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    Dutch foreign minister admits to lying about meeting Vladimir Putin
    Feb12

    Dutch foreign minister admits to lying about meeting Vladimir Putin

    Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra has come under fire for lying about attending a meeting with Vladimir Putin in 2006, Dutch newspaper De Volkskrant reported Monday. At a party conference in 2016, the People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD) politician claimed he was present at a 2006 meeting in which the Russian president laid...

    Qatar Airways maiden flight touches down at Canberra
    Feb12

    Qatar Airways maiden flight touches down at Canberra

    The first Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Canberra, the capital city of Australia, touched down today at Canberra Airport, where it was welcomed with a celebratory water cannon salute. Qatar Airways flight QR906 departed Hamad International Airport (HIA) on Sunday 11 February at 07:55, and arrived at Canberra Airport at 08:35 on Monday...

    ‘Cyborgs’ war drama replays real-life Ukraine battle
    Feb12

    ‘Cyborgs’ war drama replays real-life Ukraine battle

    KIEV: A new Ukrainian feature film called “Cyborgs” has become the first to depict the bloody war against Russian-backed separatists, focusing on a battle for a highly symbolic airport. The patriotic drama details the clash for Donetsk airport, a gleaming international hub rebuilt as the eastern industrial city prepared to host the...

    Ukraine: Allies say Saakashvili detained, faces deportation
    Feb12

    Ukraine: Allies say Saakashvili detained, faces deportation

    Allies of Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president-turned opposition leader in Ukraine, say he was detained by masked men who they think acted on behalf of Ukrainian authorities. …read more Source: FOX...