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    Global cyberattack seems intent on havoc, not extortion
    Jun30

    Global cyberattack seems intent on havoc, not extortion

    A cyberattack that caused indiscriminate economic damage around the world was apparently designed to create maximum havoc in Russia’s neighbor and adversary Ukraine, security researchers said. While the rogue software … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    NotPetya cyber attack’s intention may have been malware installation in Ukraine
    Jun30

    NotPetya cyber attack’s intention may have been malware installation in Ukraine

    The primary target of a crippling computer virus that spread from Ukraine across the world this week is highly likely to have been that country’s computer infrastructure, a top Ukrainian police official has told Reuters. Cyber security firms are trying to piece together who was behind the computer worm, dubbed NotPetya by some experts,...

    Just How Dangerous Is Russia’s Military?
    Jun30

    Just How Dangerous Is Russia’s Military?

    Dave Majumdar Security, A big threat or a paper tiger? The Pentagon’s Defense Intelligence Agency has released a new assessment of Russian military power—reviving a Cold War-era practice. The agency concludes that the modern Russian military builds upon its Soviet heritage but has modernized its capabilities and doctrine for the present...

    GOP researcher makes shocking claim about Clinton deleted emails, dies 10 days later
    Jun30

    GOP researcher makes shocking claim about Clinton deleted emails, dies 10 days later

    A report from the Wall Street Journal claims that a Republican researcher attempted to obtain hacked emails from the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign during the election, and that he believed Mike Flynn was tied to the effort. Peter W. Smith, the operative, died 10 days after speaking to the Journal about his claim. GOP operative sought...

    Suspected bomb blast hits eastern Ukraine university
    Jun30

    Suspected bomb blast hits eastern Ukraine university

    The University of Commerce in the eastern Ukrainian region of Donetsk has been hit by a suspected bomb explosion. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine faces big fine after Russia Eurovision row
    Jun30

    Ukraine faces big fine after Russia Eurovision row

    jamala_celebrates_her_victory_in_the_eurovision_so_5737c3e3dc.JPG Ukrainian Jamala celebrates her victory in the Eurovision Song Contest at the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm. Photo Reuters Ukraine is facing a substantial fine over delays in the organisation of May’s Eurovision song contest and a decision to bar Russia’s entrant...

    Russia’s Hybrid Warfare Battlefield in Ukraine Heats Up
    Jun30

    Russia’s Hybrid Warfare Battlefield in Ukraine Heats Up

    KYIV, Ukraine—Combat modestly abated along the front lines in eastern Ukraine this week as part of a “harvest truce” so farmers near the front lines could safely tend to their crops. Meanwhile, Ukraine’s hybrid warfare battlefield was in flames. On Tuesday, a car bomb killed a top Ukrainian military intelligence officer in Kyiv in what...

    Trump and Putin to hold first meeting next week
    Jun30

    Trump and Putin to hold first meeting next week

    Language Undefined Washington and Moscow are at odds over Ukraine, NATO expansion and the civil war in Syria …read more Source: Middle East...

    Five men convicted of assassinating Russian opposition leader
    Jun29

    Five men convicted of assassinating Russian opposition leader

    MOSCOW // A jury on Thursday convicted five men of murdering Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, but the late politician’s allies said the investigation had been a cover-up and that the people who had ordered his killing remained at large.Nemtsov, one of president Vladimir Putin’s most vocal critics, was murdered in 2015 as he...

    Global cyberattack may have aimed for havoc, not extortion
    Jun29

    Global cyberattack may have aimed for havoc, not extortion

    The cyberattack that has locked up computers around the world while demanding a ransom may not be an extortion attempt after all, but an effort to create havoc in Ukraine, … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...