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    Ukraine’s presidential office says website attacked by Russia (AFP)
    May17

    Ukraine’s presidential office says website attacked by Russia (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The Ukrainian presidential administration said its website had been attacked by Russia in apparent retaliation for Kiev’s decision to block prominent Russian social networks. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine’s presidential office says website attacked by Russia
    May17

    Ukraine’s presidential office says website attacked by Russia

    The Ukrainian presidential administration said its website had been attacked by Russia in apparent retaliation for Kiev’s decision to block prominent Russian social networks …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russians see Turkey as ally, favor deeper ties – Polls
    May17

    Russians see Turkey as ally, favor deeper ties – Polls

    Russians no longer see Turkey as a hostile state and half of the population supports cooperation between the two countries, regardless of existing political issues, according to recent research. The state-run Russian public opinion research center VTSIOM reported on Monday that according to its latest poll, only 4 percent of Russians see...

    [Ticker] Ukraine bans Russian websites
    May17

    [Ticker] Ukraine bans Russian websites

    Ukraine’s president, Petro Poroshenko, has banned several Russian internet services on Tuesday (16 May), as part of sanctions over Russia’s annexation of Crimea. The ban includes social media popular among Ukrainians, such as VKontakte, and search engine Yandex. Russia’s foreign ministry condemned the ban. Shortly after its...

    Liisa Ansala: Further democratic consolidation needed in Yerevan also outside the polling stations
    May17

    Liisa Ansala: Further democratic consolidation needed in Yerevan also outside the polling stations

    A 10 member electoral assessment team from the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe – headed by Liisa Ansala (Finland, ILDG) and including two representatives from the EU Committee of the Regions – concluded yesterday its mission to observe the elections to the Council of Elders of Yerevan which were held on Sunday...

    Tovuti ya rais wa Ukraine yashambuliwa na Urusi
    May17

    Tovuti ya rais wa Ukraine yashambuliwa na Urusi

    Tovuti rasmi ya rais wa Ukraine Petro Poroshenko imeshambuliwa na wahalifu wa mtandaoni kutoka Urusi, mamlaka yake imesema. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine blocks popular Russian social networks
    May17

    Ukraine blocks popular Russian social networks

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Access to internet search engine also denied as Ukraine-Russia feud continues. …read more Source: The China...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of attack on president’s website after web sanctions
    May17

    Ukraine accuses Russia of attack on president’s website after web sanctions

    Ukraine slapped economic restrictions on Russia’s largest internet group Yandex and other popular online firms, saying it wanted to guard against cyber threats, and the Kremlin threatened retaliation. …read more Source: Eyewitness...

    The Russian State Media: Champion of Internet Freedom. (From Now On.)
    May17

    The Russian State Media: Champion of Internet Freedom. (From Now On.)

    Photo: PixabayIn the past five years, the Russian government has blocked an estimated 5.6 million webpages — most of them by accident, after blacklisting entire IP addresses to target individual lawbreakers. Roskomnadzor, Russia’s federal censor, has gone after both small online resources, like thousands of websites affiliated with illegal...

    Ukraine PM tells ‘Post’: I never hid my ethnic origins
    May17

    Ukraine PM tells ‘Post’: I never hid my ethnic origins

    “I believe it would be humiliating to hide someone’s roots, to hide someone’s family or last name, and once again for all these reasons, we view the relations with Israel as very important.” …read more Source: The Jerusalem...