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    Ukraine expands sanctions on Russia
    Sep17

    Ukraine expands sanctions on Russia

    The restrictions have been levied over what Kyiv has described as “illegal elections” in the separatist-held east. Close to 500 Russian individuals and companies are affected by the move. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Estonia Tackles Improves NATO’s Cyber Defenses
    Sep17

    Estonia Tackles Improves NATO’s Cyber Defenses

    These days, it seems like nowhere in the cyber realm is safe. Hacks have infiltrated all walks of cyber life, from the email system used by the Joint Chiefs of Staff’s office at the Pentagon, to the cheating spouses on the Canada-based Ashley Madison website. But the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defense Center of Excellence, in the tiny country...

    Ukraine condemns rebel election move
    Sep17

    Ukraine condemns rebel election move

    A move by rebels in Ukraine to hold elections poses a “great danger” to the peace process, President Petro Poroshenko warns, as he announces sanctions. …read more Source:...

    Zagreb stun Arsenal as Roma hold Barca to draw
    Sep17

    Zagreb stun Arsenal as Roma hold Barca to draw

    Paris (AFP) – European minnows Dinamo Zagreb shocked 10-man Arsenal 2-1 on Wednesday to win for the first time in 16 Champions League matches.Reigning champions Barcelona were held to a 1-1 draw at Roma while Chelsea thumped Maccabi Tel-Aviv 4-0.An Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain own goal and a header from Junior Fernandes gave Dinamo three points...

    Elton John Duped By Pranksters Pretending To Be Vladimir Putin
    Sep17

    Elton John Duped By Pranksters Pretending To Be Vladimir Putin

    Sir Elton John is no longer feeling the love, after pranksters admitted tricking him into believing he got a call from Vladimir Putin. On Wednesday, Russian comedians Vladimir “Vovan” Krasnov and Alexei “Lexus” Stolyarov owned up to prank calling John earlier this week and pretending to be the Russian president.The call...

    Sweden is making a bunch of war pacts amid ominous warnings from Russia
    Sep17

    Sweden is making a bunch of war pacts amid ominous warnings from Russia

    With an official policy of neutrality dating back to the end of the Napoleonic Wars, Sweden has avoided the worst of the violence that has shaped Europe over the past 200 years. But now, with the threat of an aggressive Russia across the Baltic, Stockholm has started pursuing military partnerships with gusto. As Russian military ships and planes...

    Ukraine Campaigns to Strip Russia of Its UN Veto Power
    Sep17

    Ukraine Campaigns to Strip Russia of Its UN Veto Power

    Ukraine intends to pursue its campaign to strip Russia of its U.N. Security Council veto power at the United Nations General Assembly annual meeting and debate later this month. Ukraine’s parliament, the Verkhovna Rada, voted unanimously Wednesday in favor of an international initiative to preventing use of the veto to block Security...

    Ukraine bans journalists who ‘threaten national interests’ from country
    Sep17

    Ukraine bans journalists who ‘threaten national interests’ from country

    BBC journalists Steve Rosenburg and Emma Wells included in ban by president Petro Poroshenko, along with Russian state media channelsPresident Petro Poroshenko has banned two BBC correspondents from Ukraine along with many Russian journalists and public figures.The long-serving BBC Moscow correspondent Steve Rosenberg and producer Emma Wells have...

    Ukraine campaigns to strip Russia of UN veto power
    Sep16

    Ukraine campaigns to strip Russia of UN veto power

    KIEV: Ukraine redoubled its efforts on Wednesday to see Russia stripped of its veto power on the UN Security Council when the global body’s General Assembly meets in the coming weeks. Numerous nations are upset with Russia for being one of the five permanent council members that together with China has blocked a series of UN efforts to...

    Ukraine president bans journalists discredited by crisis from country
    Sep16

    Ukraine president bans journalists discredited by crisis from country

    BBC journalists Steve Rosenburg and Emma Wells among those sanctioned, with Petro Poroshenko saying they pose a ‘threat to national interests’President Petro Poroshenko has banned two BBC correspondents from Ukraine along with many Russian journalists and public figures.The long-serving BBC Moscow correspondent Steve Rosenberg and producer...