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    Steven Seagal banned from Ukraine as national security threat over Putin friendship
    May06

    Steven Seagal banned from Ukraine as national security threat over Putin friendship

    Seagal is banned from entering Ukraine for five years on grounds he has “committed socially dangerous actions” stemming from his relationship with the Russian president, the Ukrainian security service has said. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Rossiya Segodnya Reporter Accredited for Eurovision Denied Entry to Ukraine
    May06

    Rossiya Segodnya Reporter Accredited for Eurovision Denied Entry to Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Ramil Sitdikov, a photo reporter of the Rossiya Segodnya International Information Agency who had been accredited for the Eurovision Song Contest was denied entry to Ukraine. “At the border they took his documents, went somewhere and in about an hour brought a decision to refuse entry,” Alexander Shtol, Director of the Joint...

    Amid Putin ‘bromance,’ Steven Seagal banned from Ukraine as national security threat
    May06

    Amid Putin ‘bromance,’ Steven Seagal banned from Ukraine as national security threat

    Steven Seagal, the American actor best known for his role in ’90s action movies like “Hard to Kill” and “Under Siege,” has been blacklisted from the Ukraine as a national security threat. Seagal is banned from entering the country for five years on grounds he has “committed socially dangerous actions… that contradict the...

    Bulgarian rhythmic gymnastics group team wins all-around in Sofia
    May06

    Bulgarian rhythmic gymnastics group team wins all-around in Sofia

    The Bulgarian rhythmic gymnastics group team led by Coach Vesela Todorova won the gold in the all-around from the World Cup in Sofia’s Armeec Arena. Simona Daynkova, Madlen Radukanova, Elena Bineva, Teodora Alexandrova and Laura Traats scored the total of 36.550 points from the five hoops and the three balls & two ropes routines....

    Election Eve
    May06

    Election Eve

    The presidential run-off takes place on Sunday, and nearly everyone in France is sick of both candidates. Wednesday’s debate didn’t help: Marine spent two-and-a-half solid hours shrieking like a fishwife addled by menopause. Macron faced the obvious political problem. No matter how unprepared and hysterical she sounded, there’s...

    ‘Dangerous’ Steven Seagal banned from Ukraine
    May06

    ‘Dangerous’ Steven Seagal banned from Ukraine

    Steven Seagal has been banned from entering Ukraine after being branded a national security threat. …read more Source: Sky...

    French candidate Macron claims massive hack as emails leaked
    May06

    French candidate Macron claims massive hack as emails leaked

    Leading French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron’s campaign said on Friday it had been the target of a “massive” computer hack that dumped its campaign emails online 1-1/2 days before voters choose between the centrist and his far-right rival, Marine Le Pen. Macron, who is seen as the frontrunner in an election billed as...

    The Super Sneaky Way China Got Its Hands On Its First Aircraft Carrier
    May06

    The Super Sneaky Way China Got Its Hands On Its First Aircraft Carrier

    Sebastien Roblin Security, Asia By pretending it was going to be turned into a casino. China was proud to launch its first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, in 2012. This vessel was a refit of an incomplete Soviet Kuznetsov-class cruiser carrier. However, the story of how China got that ship in the first place may as well be a comedy—because the...

    In France, the Predictable Has Finally Happened
    May06

    In France, the Predictable Has Finally Happened

    French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron suffered a “massive, co-ordinated hacking” effort Friday night less than 48 hours before the election—an attack that drew immediate parallels to the cyberattacks that hit Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign last year, as well as to alleged electoral interference in other parts of Europe....

    French authorities issue warning after hack of Macron files
    May06

    French authorities issue warning after hack of Macron files

    PARIS // French authorities have warned it could be a criminal offence to republish data obtained from a hack of presidential front-runner Emmanuel Macron’s campaign emails, in an effort to prevent the breach from influencing the outcome of the election on Sunday.Mr Macron’s team said a “massive” hack had dumped emails,...