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    World looks on at Putin’s fourth term as EU ‘shies away’ from blaming Moscow for spy poisoning
    Mar20

    World looks on at Putin’s fourth term as EU ‘shies away’ from blaming Moscow for spy poisoning

    Germany Front pages in Germany focused on Russia-German relations. Die Welt covered comments made by German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who said he was concerned about the state of relations between Berlin and Moscow. Frankfurter Allgemeine covered the call by Ukraine for sanctions against former German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder over his...

    Did Donald Trump’s election consultants really meddle in Malaysia’s polls?
    Mar20

    Did Donald Trump’s election consultants really meddle in Malaysia’s polls?

    MALAYSIA is among a small list of countries which reportedly had its polls influenced by Cambridge Analytica, the UK political consultancy that played a key role in US President Donald Trump’s election victory and which is now at the centre of Facebook’s election manipulation scandal. British broadcaster Channel 4 News recently...

    [Ticker] Merkel: ‘no reason’ to sanction Schroeder for Russia support
    Mar20

    [Ticker] Merkel: ‘no reason’ to sanction Schroeder for Russia support

    German chancellor Angela Merkel sees “no reasons” to punish her predecessor, Gerhard Schroeder, for holding top posts in Russian companies, her spokesman Steffen Seibert told press in Brussels on Monday, according to Deutsche Welle. “It’s his [Schroeder’s] decision, but politically it’s a disaster,”...

    ForMin Melescanu pleads at FAC meeting in Brussels for EU to maintain support in its relation with Ukraine
    Mar20

    ForMin Melescanu pleads at FAC meeting in Brussels for EU to maintain support in its relation with Ukraine

    Foreign Affairs Minister Teodor Melescanu participated on Monday in Brussels in the Foreign Affairs Council (FAC) meeting, context in which the head of the Romanian diplomacy pleaded for the EU to maintain its attention and support, so that the process of implementing the Association Agreement / the Free Trade Agreement continue in the...

    Military pilot blamed by Russia for MH17 crash ‘kills himself’
    Mar20

    Military pilot blamed by Russia for MH17 crash ‘kills himself’

    People put candles in front of the Dutch embassy in Kiev on July 17, 2015 in memory of the people who died in the MH17 crash -© AFP/File A Ukrainian military pilot blamed by Russia over the 2014 downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 has killed himself, Ukrainian media reported. According to the BBC, reports had said Capt Vladyslav Voloshyn...

    #CambridgeAnalytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting
    Mar20

    #CambridgeAnalytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting

    Washington — Sitting in a hotel bar, Alexander Nix, who runs the political data firm Cambridge Analytica, had a few ideas for a prospective client looking for help in a foreign election. The firm could send an attractive woman to seduce a rival candidate and secretly videotape the encounter, Nix said, or send someone posing as a wealthy land...

    Cambridge Analytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting
    Mar20

    Cambridge Analytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting

    Washington — Sitting in a hotel bar, Alexander Nix, who runs the political data firm Cambridge Analytica, had a few ideas for a prospective client looking for help in a foreign election. The firm could send an attractive woman to seduce a rival candidate and secretly videotape the encounter, Nix said, or send someone posing as a wealthy land...

    Kazakh stunt people take part in internationally acclaimed films, launch training courses
    Mar20

    Kazakh stunt people take part in internationally acclaimed films, launch training courses

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Kazakh stunt performers are known for their top-level skills and spectacular horse scenes. They are experts in fight choreography using swords and weapons, waterfall jumps, fires and epic battle scenes. Photo credit: Nomad Stunts. The Astana Times...

    Cambridge Analytica CEO ‘admits to dirty tricks’
    Mar20

    Cambridge Analytica CEO ‘admits to dirty tricks’

    Credits PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text Cambridge Analytics executive Alexander Nix denies reports of dirty election tactics UK Information Commissioner has sought a warrant to search the company’s servers One-Minute Read Tuesday, March 20, 2018 – 6:00am …read more Source: The...

    Facebook security chief changes role to focus on election fraud
    Mar20

    Facebook security chief changes role to focus on election fraud

    Facebook’s chief of security Alex Stamos is said to be leaving the social network after internal clashes over how to respond to Russian disinformation © GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP/File / WIN MCNAMEESan Francisco, United States, Mar 20 – Facebook’s chief of security said late Monday his role has shifted to focusing on emerging...