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    Diplomats try to get canceled U.S.-Russia talks back on track
    Jul04

    Diplomats try to get canceled U.S.-Russia talks back on track

    WASHINGTON – The United States and Russia worked Monday to restore a key diplomatic channel between the two clashing nations, days before President Donald Trump planned to hold his first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, under immense scrutiny in the U.S. over his contacts with Trump...

    Official: firm at center of cyberattack knew of problems
    Jul04

    Official: firm at center of cyberattack knew of problems

    The small Ukrainian tax software company that is accused of being the patient zero of a damaging global cyberepidemic is under investigation and will face charges, the head of Ukraine’s … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    In Europe, Trump May Discover if 1st Impressions Stick 
    Jul03

    In Europe, Trump May Discover if 1st Impressions Stick 

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump will learn this week whether he gets a second chance to make a first impression as he returns to Europe and has his first encounter with Russia’s Vladimir Putin. Trump’s first visit to the continent in May stirred anxieties among his European allies when he declined to endorse NATO’s common...

    Politics: House Republican leader balks at Russia sanctions bill over concerns it will harm Texas energy companies
    Jul03

    Politics: House Republican leader balks at Russia sanctions bill over concerns it will harm Texas energy companies

    The Russia sanctions bill passed by the Senate last month may face a new obstacle in the House. The Russia sanctions bill passed by the Senate last month may face a new obstacle in the House, as the Republican chairman of the House Rules Committee raises concerns about how new sanctions on Russia’s energy and financial services sectors...

    Refugees, trade and climate are top issues at upcoming G20 summit
    Jul03

    Refugees, trade and climate are top issues at upcoming G20 summit

    The G20 summit on July 7-8 comes amid tensions over trade, climate, and refugee policy and increased uncertainty over the U.S. commitment to multilateral institutions. Introduction The annual summit of the Group of Twenty (G20), a gathering of the world’s largest economies, has evolved into a major forum for discussing the most pressing...

    Ukrainian firm at center of cyberattack will face charges, official says
    Jul03

    Ukrainian firm at center of cyberattack will face charges, official says

    KIEV, Ukraine — The small Ukrainian tax software company that is accused of being the patient zero of a damaging global cyberepidemic is under investigation and will face charges, the head of Ukraine’s CyberPolice suggested Monday. Col. Serhiy Demydiuk, the head of Ukraine’s national Cyberpolice unit, said in an interview with The...

    Ukraine blames Russian security services for Petya cyber attack
    Jul03

    Ukraine blames Russian security services for Petya cyber attack

    Ukraine said on Saturday that Russian security services were involved in a recent cyber attack on the country, with the aim of destroying important data and spreading panic. The SBU, Ukraine’s state security…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    Freedom Isn’t Free: An Independence Day Reminder From the War in Ukraine
    Jul03

    Freedom Isn’t Free: An Independence Day Reminder From the War in Ukraine

    KYIV, Ukraine—I arrived in Ukraine for the first time in July 2014, three years ago this month. I originally planned to stay for three weeks. I never would have thought then, that by Independence Day 2017, three years later, I’d still be here, still reporting on the war. On that warm summer day of my arrival in Kyiv three years ago, the...

    Russia’s Kaspersky Lab offers up source code for US government scrutiny
    Jul03

    Russia’s Kaspersky Lab offers up source code for US government scrutiny

    By RAPHAEL SATTER and VERONIKA SILCHENKO, Associated Press MOSCOW — The chief executive of Russia’s Kaspersky Lab says he’s ready to have his company’s source code examined by U.S. government officials to help dispel long-lingering suspicions about his company’s ties to the Kremlin. In an interview with The Associated...

    Official: Firm at Center of Cyberattack Knew of Problems
    Jul03

    Official: Firm at Center of Cyberattack Knew of Problems

    KIEV, Ukraine — The small Ukrainian tax software company that is accused of being the patient zero of a damaging global cyber epidemic is under investigation and will face charges, the head of Ukraine’s CyberPolice suggested Monday. Col. Serhiy Demydiuk, the head of Ukraine’s national Cyberpolice unit, said in an interview that...