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    Group Accused Of DNC Hack Also Targeted Firm Formerly Known As Blackwater: Report
    Apr25

    Group Accused Of DNC Hack Also Targeted Firm Formerly Known As Blackwater: Report

    WASHINGTON ― A cyber-espionage group that targeted political parties during U.S. and French elections also launched a phishing campaign against Academi, the private military firm formerly known as Blackwater, a new report says. Pawn Storm, a hacking group also known as Fancy Bear, targeted Academi on April 24, 2014, according to a report released...

    Russia to Supply Power to Rebel-Controlled Eastern Ukraine
    Apr25

    Russia to Supply Power to Rebel-Controlled Eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW – In a move that further cements Russia’s control over parts of eastern Ukraine, Russian officials announced Tuesday they will begin supplying electricity to separatist-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine after the Ukrainian government cut off the power because of millions in unpaid bills. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov described...

    Russia to Supply Power to Rebel-held Parts of Eastern Ukraine
    Apr25

    Russia to Supply Power to Rebel-held Parts of Eastern Ukraine

    In a move that further cements Russia’s control over parts of eastern Ukraine, Russian officials announced Tuesday they will begin supplying electricity to separatist-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine after the Ukrainian government cut off the power because of millions in unpaid bills. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov described the...

    S. Korea defeats Hungary to move closer to promotion in men’s hockey
    Apr25

    S. Korea defeats Hungary to move closer to promotion in men’s hockey

    SEOUL, April 26 (Yonhap) — South Korea defeated Hungary 3-1 for its third straight victory at the men’s hockey world championship in Ukraine, moving a step closer to a promotion to the sport’s top-tier competition. The 23rd-ranked South Korean tea …read more Source: Yonhap News...

    New photos: Petawawa troops in snowy Alberta for Exercise Rugged Bear
    Apr25

    New photos: Petawawa troops in snowy Alberta for Exercise Rugged Bear

    Some 3,000 Canadian Army soldiers from 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group from Petawawa, Ontario are in Alberta for Exercise RUGGED BEAR. They are at the Canadian Manoeuvre Training Centre in Wainwright, Alberta. The Ottawa area is getting rain. In Alberta it is still snowing. The purpose of Exercise RUGGED BEAR is for the Canadian Army to...

    Ukraine cuts electricity to rebel areas, Russia steps in
    Apr25

    Ukraine cuts electricity to rebel areas, Russia steps in

    Ukraine has cut off the supply of electricity to an eastern part of the country controlled by pro-Russian separatists, saying bills need to be paid. Now, Moscow is stepping in. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Lavrov: Russia appreciates OSCE`s urge to support Nagorno Karabakh  issue settlement
    Apr25

    Lavrov: Russia appreciates OSCE`s urge to support Nagorno Karabakh  issue settlement

    ArmInfo. Russia appreciates OSCE efforts on overcoming Ukrainian conflict, also its urge to help issues in Transnistria, Nagorno Karabakh, its positive participation in Genevan talks on safety and balance in Tran Caucasus, Russian MFA Minister Sergey Lavrov stated as a result of talks with OSCE General Secretary Lambert Zaner on April 25 in...

    Exhibition Shows Children Of Ukraine Conflict
    Apr25

    Exhibition Shows Children Of Ukraine Conflict

    A powerful new exhibition of photographs of children who have suffered in the conflict with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine has opened at NATO headquarters in Brussels. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia steps in after Ukraine cuts off power to Luhansk
    Apr25

    Russia steps in after Ukraine cuts off power to Luhansk

    Kiev government cites unpaid charges as reason for halting power supply to separatist-run region bordering Russia. …read more Source: AL...

    Report: Flynn Lobbied For Turkish Businessman With Business Ties To Russia
    Apr25

    Report: Flynn Lobbied For Turkish Businessman With Business Ties To Russia

    The Turkish businessman who paid Michael Flynn’s consulting firm almost $600,000 while he was serving as a top adviser to Donald Trump’s campaign has extensive business ties to Russia, Politico reported Tuesday. Ekim Alptekin, who runs Dutch firm Inovo BV, has since 2015 worked closely with Ukraine-born businessman Dmitri “David”...