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    Ukraine cyberattack was meant to paralyse, not profit, evidence shows
    Jun29

    Ukraine cyberattack was meant to paralyse, not profit, evidence shows

    June 29, 2017 4:01 PMKIEV (NYTIMES) – The day started like most for Roman N. Klimenko, an accountant in Kiev who had just settled in at his desk, typing at a computer keyboard and drinking coffee. He was unaware that concealed within his tax preparation software lurked a cyberbomb. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Kyiv Court To Hold Hearing In Yanukovych Treason Case
    Jun29

    Kyiv Court To Hold Hearing In Yanukovych Treason Case

    A court in Kyiv is scheduled to hold a hearing in former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych’s treason case on June 29. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    MH17 team hopes emotional videos will unveil new information
    Jun29

    MH17 team hopes emotional videos will unveil new information

    It is hoped the videos of family members talking about the pain of losing their loved ones will spur residents in Ukraine to come forward with new information …read more Source:...

    Amid global ransomware cyberattack analysts point to Ukrainian accounting software
    Jun29

    Amid global ransomware cyberattack analysts point to Ukrainian accounting software

    A number of cybersecurity firm analysts have noted that in this week’s international cyberattack, which has severely affected computer systems in Ukraine, has been linked to the Ukraine-built accounting and finance software MEDoc. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 29 Jun 2017
    Jun29

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 29 Jun 2017

    Vatican treasurer Pell faces sex charges An Australian cardinal, the third most senior figure in the Vatican, has denied any wrongdoing after being charged with multiple sexual offences by Melbourne police. Saying he was ill, Cardinal George Pell last year refused to return to Australia to give evidence to a child abuse inquiry and spoke via...

    Ukraine Alleges Moscow Behind Massive Cyberattack
    Jun29

    Ukraine Alleges Moscow Behind Massive Cyberattack

    KYIV – A Ukraine official claimed Wednesday that Russia was behind the previous days cyberattack that crippled computers in government ministries and power grid facilities, banks, even at Kyivs int …read more Source: Big News...

    Bulgaria’s coalition Government  to Table  Amendments to Speed up the Process of Granting Citizenship
    Jun29

    Bulgaria’s coalition Government to Table Amendments to Speed up the Process of Granting Citizenship

    Bulgaria’s coalition government is to table in the National Assembly proposed amendments to the Bulgarians Abroad Act and the Bulgarian Citizenship Act to speed up the process of granting citizenship to applicants from non-EU countries, quoted by the Independent Balkan News Agency. Principal beneficiaries are expected to be those claiming...

    We were warned about Russia – but didn’t listen
    Jun29

    We were warned about Russia – but didn’t listen

    Russia tries to tell its neighbours what to do. Then it gets cross with them for objecting to its interference. That, in a nutshell, is the story of European security since 1991. The latest row with Norway exemplifies this. Norway, it is probably worth pointing out, is hardly an example of—to mimic the Kremlin’s propaganda memes—a historic...

    We’re All Russia’s Neighbors Now
    Jun29

    We’re All Russia’s Neighbors Now

    It’s a good idea to pay very close attention to what Russia does to its neighbors, because it often foreshadows things Moscow will later try out farther to the West. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany Expects Steps From Ukraine, Russia Toward Minsk Deal Fulfillment
    Jun29

    Germany Expects Steps From Ukraine, Russia Toward Minsk Deal Fulfillment

    BERLIN (Sputnik) — Germany expects strident moves by both Russia and Ukraine aimed at the implementation of the Minsk agreements, the country’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Martin Schaefer said on Wednesday. “We expect from Ukrainians, as well as from Russians, to take steps toward implementation of the Minsk accords,” Schaefer told the...