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    Germany says cyber threat greater than expected, more firms affected
    Jul07

    Germany says cyber threat greater than expected, more firms affected

    Germany’s BSI federal cyber agency said on Friday that the threat posed to German firms by recent cyber attacks launched via a Ukrainian auditing software was greater than expected, and some German firms had seen production halted for over a week. Analyses by computer experts showed that waves of attacks had been launched via software...

    The Latest: Trump to Russia: stop backing ‘hostile regimes’
    Jul07

    The Latest: Trump to Russia: stop backing ‘hostile regimes’

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) ” The Latest on President Donald Trump’s second official visit to Europe (all times local):1:48 p.m.President Donald Trump is calling on Russia to stop its destabilizing activities in Ukraine.He’s also calling… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Trump meets Putin ahead of historic sit-down
    Jul07

    Trump meets Putin ahead of historic sit-down

    By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and KEN THOMAS, Associated Press HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — With broad grins and a warm handshake, President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin warmed up for their historic encounter on Friday under the shadow of U.S. outrage about Russian election-meddling and nagging questions about potential Trump campaign...

    Trial Of Crimean Journalist Set To Resume In Simferopol
    Jul07

    Trial Of Crimean Journalist Set To Resume In Simferopol

    Russia-appointed judges at a court in Ukraine’s occupied Crimea region were scheduled on July 7 to resume the trial of Mykola Semena, an RFE/RL contributor who is fighting what he says is a politically motivated separatism charge. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis: report
    Jul07

    US taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis: report

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appointed Kurt Volker, the former U.S. Ambassador to NATO, to serve as a special representative to Ukraine, according to a media pool report citing State Department official R.C. Hammond. …read more Source:...

    U.S. Taps Ex-NATO Ambassador As Special Ukraine Envoy
    Jul07

    U.S. Taps Ex-NATO Ambassador As Special Ukraine Envoy

    Kurt Volker, a former U.S. ambassador to NATO, has been appointed to be the new U.S. special envoy to negotiate over the fate of war-racked Ukraine, two State Department officials confirmed to RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian hackers are alleged to be targeting nuclear power plants
    Jul07

    Russian hackers are alleged to be targeting nuclear power plants

    (Credit: AP Photo/Michael Sohn) Russian hackers are the chief suspects in recent efforts to meddle with the computer networks that run various nuclear power plants and other energy facilities. If Russia is indeed responsible, it suggests that they could attempt to forcibly shut down parts of America’s power grid like they are believed to...

    Trump and Putin meet at international summit in Germany
    Jul07

    Trump and Putin meet at international summit in Germany

    HAMBURG, Germany — President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin shared a brief encounter Friday ahead of their highly anticipated meeting on the sidelines of an international summit in Germany. The two leaders had a brief encounter upon arrival at the G-20 summit of industrialized and developing nations, shaking hands and...

    All eyes on Trump and Putin at G20 summit
    Jul07

    All eyes on Trump and Putin at G20 summit

    Hamburg – After weeks of build-up, President Donald Trump will hold his first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, a sit-down that will be shadowed by the investigations into whether Trump’s campaign coordinated with Moscow during last year’s presidential election. The leaders are expected to delve into a series of...

    Today at Commission, Cyprus talks and agenda
    Jul07

    Today at Commission, Cyprus talks and agenda

    With the G20 meeting in Hamburg about to get going, reporters in Brussels were more interested in the collapse of talks in Switzerland on the reunification of Cyprus. The European Commission said it regretted that the 10-day talks had failed but it would continue to provide political and technical support when search for agreement...