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    Dutch PM says will push for “yes” in Ukraine vote
    Jan10

    Dutch PM says will push for “yes” in Ukraine vote

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said he would argue for a “yes” vote in an upcoming referendum on a treaty on closer ties between the European Union and Ukraine which threatens to overshadow his presidency of the 28-member bloc …read more Source: The Daily...

    Bitcoin was the top performing currency in 2015
    Jan10

    Bitcoin was the top performing currency in 2015

    RAW Embed It’s Official: Bitcoin was the Top Performing Currency of 2015 The Money Project is an ongoing collaboration between Visual Capitalist and Texas Precious Metals that seeks to use intuitive visualizations to explore the origins, nature, and use of money. For most investors, the major story of 2015 was the expectation and eventual...

    Two Ukrainian officers, two rebels first killed in war-torn east in 2016
    Jan10

    Two Ukrainian officers, two rebels first killed in war-torn east in 2016

    Two Ukrainian soldiers and two rebels have been killed in eastern Ukraine, marking the first deaths this year in the war-torn region, Kiev and breakaway officials said Sunday in separate tolls …read more Source: The Daily...

    U.S. firm blames Russian ‘Sandworm’ hackers for Ukraine outage
    Jan10

    U.S. firm blames Russian ‘Sandworm’ hackers for Ukraine outage

    PHUKET: U.S. cyber intelligence firm iSight Partners said on Thursday it has determined that a Russian hacking group known as ‘Sandworm’ caused last month’s unprecedented power outage in Ukraine.”We believe that Sandworm was responsible,” iSight’s director of espionage analysis, John Hultquist, said in an...

    Tsvetana Pironkova with successful start in Sydney
    Jan10

    Tsvetana Pironkova with successful start in Sydney

    Bulgaria’s top tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova was victorious in the first round of the tennis tournament in Sydney. Pironkova who joined the tournament on a “wild card” defeated Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko with 7: 6 (2), 6: 2. The match lasted nearly two hours. It was the third success for Pironkova out of four meetings between...

    EU to invest €1 billion in regions along its external borders
    Jan10

    EU to invest €1 billion in regions along its external borders

    The European Commission has adopted a series of cross-border cooperation programmes totalling €1 billion, supporting social and economic development in the regions on both sides of the EU’s external borders. The European Commission has adopted a series of cross-border cooperation programmes totalling €1 billion, supporting social and...

    Russia blocks transit of Ukrainian goods: Kiev
    Jan10

    Russia blocks transit of Ukrainian goods: Kiev

    Two neighboring nations impose food embargoes in their mutual trade war …read more Source:...

    Tennis: Pironkova Defeats Tsurenko in Apia International Sydney 1st Round
    Jan10

    Tennis: Pironkova Defeats Tsurenko in Apia International Sydney 1st Round

    Bulgaria’s top female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova has prevailed against Ukraine’s Lesia Tsurenko in the first round of the Apia International Sydney tournament on Sunday. Pironkova defeated Tsurenko 7-6; 6-2 to move to the second round of the tournament held in Sydney, Australia. In the second round, Pironkova will be joined by...

    Beech forests in Central Balkan range are the Bulgarian contribution to UNESCO project
    Jan10

    Beech forests in Central Balkan range are the Bulgarian contribution to UNESCO project

    Ancient beech forests in the reserves of the Central Balkan National Park can get worldwide recognition after Bulgaria was invited to join the initiative of UNESCO called “beech forests – a common heritage of Europe”. It covers beech massifs in the Carpathians, in Slovakia and Ukraine, and old beech forests in Germany. The...

    Hackers used malware to confuse utility in Ukraine outage – report
    Jan10

    Hackers used malware to confuse utility in Ukraine outage – report

    An illustration picture shows a projection of binary code on a man holding a laptop computer, in an office in Warsaw June 24, 2013.REUTERS/KACPER PEMPEL Hackers likely caused a Dec. 23 electricity outage in Ukraine by remotely switching breakers to cut power, after installing malware to prevent technicians from detecting the attack, according to...