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    Ukraine hackers name thousands of journalists
    May14

    Ukraine hackers name thousands of journalists

    The list included reporters from the BBC, ‘USA TODAY,’ CNN, the ‘New York Times’ and Al Jazeera. …read more Source: USA...

    Russia is pinning its Eurovision hopes on a gay-friendly singer who spurns its Crimean policy
    May14

    Russia is pinning its Eurovision hopes on a gay-friendly singer who spurns its Crimean policy

    For Russia’s leaders, Eurovision is no minor frivolity. When Russia won the contest for the first time in 2008, Vladimir Putin himself made a surprise entrance at one of the rehearsals, to reinforce the music competition’s priority status in bringing Russia’s cultural ascendance to the world. And when Azerbaijan didn’t...

    White House: Biden tells Ukraine US ready to OK loan guarantee
    May13

    White House: Biden tells Ukraine US ready to OK loan guarantee

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    European Missile Defense Sites: Rolling Back the Russian Bear
    May13

    European Missile Defense Sites: Rolling Back the Russian Bear

    Dan Goure Missile Defenses, Europe It is a good thing when Washington refuses to be intimidated by the thugs in the Kremlin. Today marks the first significant setback for Russian President Vladimir Putin’s assault on Europe. For more than two years, Russia has been on the march in Europe and elsewhere, undermining the political and economic...

    Duma to Restrict Foreign Travel for Russians
    May13

    Duma to Restrict Foreign Travel for Russians

    A package of “counterterrorism bills” was approved by the lower chamber of the Russian Parliament at its first reading today. The bills seek to amend the Russian Criminal Code by adding severe punishments for promoting terrorism and extremist activities. Earlier this week, the Kremlin had recommended to the Duma that it pass these bills. If—or...

    Biden tells Ukraine US ready to OK loan guarantee – White House
    May13

    Biden tells Ukraine US ready to OK loan guarantee – White House

    U.S. Vice President Biden told Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in a call on Friday that the United States is prepared to move forward with a third loan guarantee agreement to support reforms, the White House said. …read more Source: Channel...

    Biden tells Ukraine U.S. ready to OK loan guarantee – White House
    May13

    Biden tells Ukraine U.S. ready to OK loan guarantee – White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Biden told Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in a call on Friday that the United States is prepared to move forward with a third loan guarantee agreement to support reforms, the White House said. …read more Source: The...

    Russian TV Doesn’t Get Ukraine’s Eurovision Entry
    May13

    Russian TV Doesn’t Get Ukraine’s Eurovision Entry

    Ukraine’s Eurovision entry has reached the finals with a song about the suffering of Crimean Tatars forcibly deported under Josef Stalin. But seen through the prism of Russian state media, the song has a very different meaning. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Indian, Ukrainian Companies Sign Major Defence Pact
    May13

    Indian, Ukrainian Companies Sign Major Defence Pact

    Reliance Defence, a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Infrastructure Limited – India’s largest private sector enterprise power utility and construction company, recently signed an agreement with three Ukrainian state-run firms – Ukroboronprom, Spetstechno Exports and Antonov – to manufacture a range of military products, such as transport...

    Amid Russian Aggression, Nordic States Determined To Maintain Sanctions After Obama White House Meeting
    May13

    Amid Russian Aggression, Nordic States Determined To Maintain Sanctions After Obama White House Meeting

    The leaders of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden had one nation on their minds while attending a summit at the White House on Friday — Russia — and its airspace violations and aggressive posturing. While meeting with President Barack Obama, the leaders all agreed on the need to maintain sanctions against Russia following the illegal...