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    The 9 worst cyber attacks of 2015
    Dec30

    The 9 worst cyber attacks of 2015

    George Frey/Getty ImagesWith nearly 300 million records leaked and over $1 billion stolen in 2015, chances are you or someone you know was affected by a cyber attack this year. From the 37 million affected in the Ashley Madison hack to the unprecedented breach of the US federal agency in charge of background checks, it felt like every month of...

    World’s rich get a bit poorer
    Dec30

    World’s rich get a bit poorer

    The world’s 400 wealthiest individuals shed $19 billion in 2015, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. ||| New York – The richest people on Earth became a bit poorer this year. The world’s 400 wealthiest individuals shed $19 billion in 2015, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Falling commodities prices and...

    Normandy Quartet Concerned About Minsk Agreements
    Dec30

    Normandy Quartet Concerned About Minsk Agreements

    30 de diciembre de 2015, 08:58Moscow, Dec 30 (Prensa Latina) The leaders of the Quartet of Normandy talked today over the phone about the agreements of Minsk, following a build up of Ukrainian war materiel on the other side of the separation strip. …read more Source: Prensa...

    For Ukraine’s Rebel East, 2016 Promises More Tension
    Dec30

    For Ukraine’s Rebel East, 2016 Promises More Tension

    DONETSK, Ukraine—The holiday market in the central square of Donetsk, the principal city of rebel-held eastern Ukraine, has all the trappings of a celebratory time — shiny ornaments, colorful toys and a cartoon-faced kiddie train on a meandering track. But the aura is more forced than festive, as the region’s people face a new year that...

    Putin’s son-in-law boosted by $1.75 billion Russian state loan
    Dec30

    Putin’s son-in-law boosted by $1.75 billion Russian state loan

    The son-in-law of Vladimir Putin stands to benefit from $1.75 billion in cheap finance from the Russian state, a Reuters examination of public documents shows. The money will help fund a petrochemical project at a company in which Kirill Shamalov, husband of Katerina Tikhonova, the Russian president’s younger daughter, has a significant...

    Merkel, Hollande, Putin, Poroshenko renew support for ceasefire in Ukraine
    Dec30

    Merkel, Hollande, Putin, Poroshenko renew support for ceasefire in Ukraine

    PARIS – The leaders of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine renewed their support for a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday following phone discussions, the French presidency said in a statement.”Angela Merkel, Francois Hollande, Vladimir Putin and Petro Poroshenko reaffirmed their commitment to a ceasefire in eastern...

    Ukraine says to ban imports of some Russian goods in trade row
    Dec30

    Ukraine says to ban imports of some Russian goods in trade row

    The Ukrainian government will approve a ban on the import of some Russian goods later on Wednesday, said Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk, a retaliatory move in a growing trade row between the two former allies. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine says Crimea wine sale illegal
    Dec30

    Ukraine says Crimea wine sale illegal

    Ukraine condemns a Crimean auction of vintage wines as illegal and warns foreign buyers about international sanctions. …read more Source:...

    Merkel, Hollande, Putin, Poroshenko renew support for ceasefire in Ukraine
    Dec30

    Merkel, Hollande, Putin, Poroshenko renew support for ceasefire in Ukraine

    In phone call four leaders emphasized the need to follow through on the Minsk II peace accords …read more Source:...

    Iran plans to import Ukrainian grain via Azerbaijan
    Dec30

    Iran plans to import Ukrainian grain via Azerbaijan

    Azerbaijan’s southern neighbor Iran has voiced intention to import grain from Ukraine through Georgia and Azerbaijan. The country plans to purchase grain in an exchange of oil products. …read more Source:...