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    Power cuts in Crimea after new blast on Ukraine power line (AFP)
    Dec31

    Power cuts in Crimea after new blast on Ukraine power line (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – An explosion on Crimea’s main electricity line from Ukraine has left parts of the peninsula annexed by Russia in the dark, authorities said Thursday, weeks after power lines were sabotaged by anti-Russian activists. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine blames Russia for cyberattack on grid
    Dec31

    Ukraine blames Russia for cyberattack on grid

    Ukraine will investigate a cyberattack on its energy grid, the energy ministry said Thursday, an event that the country’s security service believes originated in Russia, Reuters reports.A power company in western Ukraine said on Dec. 23… …read more Source: The...

    Russia sentences blogger to 5 years in Siberian prison as Internet crackdown intensifies
    Dec31

    Russia sentences blogger to 5 years in Siberian prison as Internet crackdown intensifies

    Russia on Wednesday sentenced a blogger in the city of Tomsk to five years in a Siberian prison for “inciting extremism and hatred” after he criticized Russian military intervention in Ukraine in videos he posted to YouTube and Vkontakte, Russia’s version of Facebook The unusually harsh decision against Vadim Tyumentsev, which...

    Russia Plans Survey in Crimea on Ukraine Electricity Contract
    Dec31

    Russia Plans Survey in Crimea on Ukraine Electricity Contract

    Crimea residents will be asked if they want to accept a new electricity contract with Ukraine, even if it states the Black Sea peninsula is part of Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russian blogger jailed for 5 years for pro-Ukraine posts
    Dec31

    Russian blogger jailed for 5 years for pro-Ukraine posts

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    Russian blogger jailed for 5 years for pro-Ukraine posts
    Dec31

    Russian blogger jailed for 5 years for pro-Ukraine posts

    MOSCOW (AFP) – A Russian court on Wednesday sentenced a blogger to five years in a Siberian penal colony for inciting hatred and extremism by posting videos online criticising pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine, in a verdict condemned by rights activists.The court in Tomsk, western Siberia, also banned Vadim Tyumentsev, 35, from using the...

    Power cuts in Crimea after new blast on Ukraine power line
    Dec31

    Power cuts in Crimea after new blast on Ukraine power line

    KIEV (AFP) – An explosion on Crimeas main electricity line from Ukraine has left parts of the peninsula annexed by Russia in the dark, authorities said Thursday, weeks after power lines were sabotaged by anti-Russian activists.The only functional high-voltage wires providing electricity to Crimea was damaged after a nearby pylon fell...

    Ukraine to probe suspected Russian cyber attack on grid
    Dec31

    Ukraine to probe suspected Russian cyber attack on grid

    Ukraine will investigate a suspected cyber attack on its power grid, the energy ministry said on Thursday, an incident the country’s secret service has blamed on Russia. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine to Investigate Suspected Cyberattack on Energy Grid
    Dec31

    Ukraine to Investigate Suspected Cyberattack on Energy Grid

    Ukraine will investigate a suspected computer malware attack on its energy grid, the energy ministry said on Thursday, an incident the country’s secret service has blamed on Russia. A power company in western Ukraine, Prykarpattyaoblenergo, said on December 23 that a swath of the area it serves had been left without energy, including the...

    Ukraine to probe suspected Russian cyber attack on grid
    Dec31

    Ukraine to probe suspected Russian cyber attack on grid

    Ukraine will investigate a suspected cyber attack on its power grid, the energy ministry said on Thursday, an incident the country’s secret service has blamed on Russia. …read more Source: GMA News...