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    Owner of world’s biggest piracy site Kickass Torrents Artem Vaulin arrested in US
    Jul21

    Owner of world’s biggest piracy site Kickass Torrents Artem Vaulin arrested in US

    A Ukrainian alleged to be the ringleader of the world’s biggest online piracy site, Kickass Torrents, was hit with US criminal charges Wednesday, accused of distributing over $1 billion worth of illegally copied films, music and other content. The Justice Department unveiled a criminal complaint against Artem Vaulin, 30, of Kharkiv,...

    EU and US to investigate shock murder of Ukraine journalist
    Jul21

    EU and US to investigate shock murder of Ukraine journalist

    EU and US experts are to take part in the investigation of a murder of a prominent journalist in Ukraine for the sake of transparency, Ukrainian authorities have said. …read more Source:...

    Sanctions hinder Russian efforts to build power plant – sources
    Jul21

    Sanctions hinder Russian efforts to build power plant – sources

    A state tender for a company to build and operate a power plant in southern Russia attracted no bids partly because firms feared falling foul of EU sanctions should any electricity be diverted to nearby Crimea, industry sources said. …read more Source: Channel...

    Analyst: Chaos instigated in Middle East, Turkey and Caucasus aims at subordinating Europe and Russia
    Jul21

    Analyst: Chaos instigated in Middle East, Turkey and Caucasus aims at subordinating Europe and Russia

    Chaos instigated in the Middle East, Turkey and Caucasus aims at subordinating Europe and Russia, member of the Karabakh Committee, the first Armenian president’s national security advisor Ashot Manucharyan has told ArmInfo. “Europe does not agree to fully involve into Transatlantic partnership headed by the USA, which would lead to...

    The Man Who Runs the World’s Biggest File-Sharing Site Has Been Arrested in Poland
    Jul21

    The Man Who Runs the World’s Biggest File-Sharing Site Has Been Arrested in Poland

    The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) is seeking to extradite Ukrainian national Artem Vaulin who was arrested in Poland Wednesday and is believed to be the man behind Kickass Torrents, the most popular site for peer-to-peer file sharing. Vaulin, 30, faces two counts of criminal copyright infringement, as well as conspiracy charges relating to...

    Why Russia is rejoicing over Trump
    Jul21

    Why Russia is rejoicing over Trump

    MOSCOW — Excited by Donald Trump’s pledge to promote “easing of tensions and improved relations with Russia,” the Kremlin establishment earlier this month invited Trump adviser Carter Page to speak before graduating students of Russian School of Economics. Page did not disappoint. In his remarks, Page condemned current American policy for...

    Ukraine sees destabilisation motive after car bomb kills journalist who felt threatened when in Russia
    Jul21

    Ukraine sees destabilisation motive after car bomb kills journalist who felt threatened when in Russia

    An award-winning journalist working for the online investigative website Ukrayinska Pravda was killed by a car bomb in central Kiev early on Wednesday morning, in what President Petro Poroshenko said was an attempt to destabilise Ukraine. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Violence intensifies in eastern Ukraine
    Jul21

    Violence intensifies in eastern Ukraine

    Violence has intensified in eastern Ukraine as more people are killed in clashes between government forces and pro-Russia militia. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian journalist dies in car explosion in Kiev
    Jul21

    Ukrainian journalist dies in car explosion in Kiev

    A well-known Ukrainian journalist working for the online investigative newspaper Ukrainska Pravda was killed on Wednesday morning in a car explosion in central Kiev. …read more Source: China...

    Top online pirate suspect arrested in Poland, charged in US
    Jul21

    Top online pirate suspect arrested in Poland, charged in US

    WASHINGTON: A Ukrainian alleged to be the ringleader of the world’s biggest online piracy site, Kickass Torrents, was hit with US criminal charges Wednesday, accused of distributing over $1 billion worth of illegally copied films, music and other content. The Justice Department unveiled a criminal complaint against Artem Vaulin, 30, of...