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    Germany says Russia probably behind cyber attack on Bundestag
    May13

    Germany says Russia probably behind cyber attack on Bundestag

    Russian intelligence agencies were probably responsible for a massive cyber attack on Germany’s lower house of parliament last year which forced its computer systems to be shut down for days, Germany’s domestic intelligence agency said on Friday. The agency, known as the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV),...

    US activates $800mn missile defence site in Romania, angers Russia
    May13

    US activates $800mn missile defence site in Romania, angers Russia

    DEVESELU: The United States switched on an $800 million missile shield in Romania on Thursday that it sees as vital to defend itself and Europe from so-called rogue states but the Kremlin says is aimed at blunting its own nuclear arsenal. To the music of military bands at the remote Deveselu air base, senior US and NATO officials declared...

    We must remain in the EU – for Eastern Europe’s sake
    May13

    We must remain in the EU – for Eastern Europe’s sake

    Europe’s leaders must ensure that the mistake of abandoning Eastern Europe, which led to catastrophe in the 1930s, is not repeated. The World Wars, historian Paul W. Schroeder argues, were both “about a similar two-sided German problem”. In the West, Germany’s rise threatened “the Atlantic world”. It was,...

    No solution-is probably the best solution
    May13

    No solution-is probably the best solution

    Nagorno-Karabakh problem: a special star in the Galaxy of conflicts Basically, the variety of local conflicts that sooner or later can trigger the 3rd World War are of 3 kinds. The first and foremost are the conflicts where one side is more or less right, while the opposite one is more or less wrong. Western Sahara, for example, that for 50 years...

    Germany accuses Russia of cyber attacks
    May13

    Germany accuses Russia of cyber attacks

    Germany’s domestic secret service said Friday it had evidence that Russia was behind a series of cyber attacks, including one that targeted the German parliament last year. “One of the most active and aggressive campaigns is the ‘Sofacy/APT 28′ campaign,” said the BfV agency, adding that it “sees evidence of Russian state control” in...

    Douze points: Things to know about Eurovision Song Contest
    May13

    Douze points: Things to know about Eurovision Song Contest

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Eurovision Song Contest, possibly the only event in the world where the press kit for accredited journalists includes hair spray, is upon us. Even if you haven’t been waiting all year for this moment — and you know you have — here are some of the most important things to know about the contest Saturday in Stockholm: WHY...

    Nawałka announces provisional Poland squad for Euro 2016
    May13

    Nawałka announces provisional Poland squad for Euro 2016

    Poland coach Adam Nawałka has announced the provisional squad for Euro 2016, in which the national team will compete against Germany, Ukraine and Northern Ireland in Group C. Below is the full list of the 28 players. Nawałka will cut the squad to 23 on May 30. Goalkeepers: Artur Boruc (Bournemouth/ENG), Łukasz Fabianski (Swansea City/ENG),… This...

    U.S. activates missile defense site in Romania…Says it won’t be used against Russian missiles
    May13

    U.S. activates missile defense site in Romania…Says it won’t be used against Russian missiles

    One of my earliest, and most enduring, criticisms of Barack Obama concerned his welching on a commitment his predecessor made to install missle defense systems in Eastern Europe – specifically Poland and the Czech Republic. The Bush Administration wanted a line of defense for European allies against potential Russian aggression. As soon as...

    10 More Countries Advance To Eurovision Final
    May13

    10 More Countries Advance To Eurovision Final

    Ten countries, including Ukraine, advanced from the second of two semifinals completing the final line-up for the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest’s grand finale this week in Stockholm. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    News24.com | Australian couple whose 3 children died on MH17 welcome baby
    May13

    News24.com | Australian couple whose 3 children died on MH17 welcome baby

    An Australian couple whose three children were killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine two years ago has welcomed a new baby. …read more Source:...