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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    EU prolongs Russia economic sanctions by 6 months
    Jun28

    EU prolongs Russia economic sanctions by 6 months

    EU leaders endorsed the move last week, agreeing that Russia had not done enough to respect the peace agreement aimed at ending the conflict in eastern Ukraine. A 2015 peace deal helped reduce the scale of fighting in the east, but violence has continued and attempts at a political settlement have failed. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Chernobyl monitoring system hit by global cyber attack
    Jun28

    Chernobyl monitoring system hit by global cyber attack

    The automatic radiation monitoring system at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant was hit by a cyberattack Tuesday and monitoring was being carried out manually, according to a Ukrainian federal agency. …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Ukraine says cyberattack now contained
    Jun28

    The Latest: Ukraine says cyberattack now contained

    The Latest on a widespread cyberattack that is affecting companies and government systems (all times local): 1:35 p.m. The Ukrainian Cabinet says an outburst of malicious software has been contained. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    The Latest: Ukraine says cyberattack now contained
    Jun28

    The Latest: Ukraine says cyberattack now contained

    The Latest on a widespread cyberattack that is affecting companies and government systems (all times local): 1:35 p.m. The Ukrainian Cabinet says an outburst of malicious software has been contained. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine city to hold festival in honor of Nazi collaborator
    Jun28

    Ukraine city to hold festival in honor of Nazi collaborator

    Nationalist collaborator Roman Shukhevych’s men were part of a pogrom that killed over 6,000 Jews. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    EU prolongs Russia economic sanctions by 6 months
    Jun28

    EU prolongs Russia economic sanctions by 6 months

    The European Union has officially extended economic sanctions against Russia by six months for destabilizing Ukraine. EU headquarters said Wednesday that the decision was unanimous among all 28 EU nations. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    EU extends Russia economic sanctions (AFP)
    Jun28

    EU extends Russia economic sanctions (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – The European Union on Wednesday formally rolled over damaging economic sanctions against Russia for another six months, saying Moscow had failed to live up to its Ukraine ceasefire commitments. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukrainian officials post footage of vandals drawing swastikas on Holocaust memorial
    Jun28

    Ukrainian officials post footage of vandals drawing swastikas on Holocaust memorial

    (JTA) — City officials in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv published online security camera footage of vandals painting Nazi symbols on a Holocaust memorial in a bid to identify them. The municipality made the unusual move last week on its website, in which it showed an image of an individual wearing a backpack and a hat squatting in front of a...

    Chinese navy launches new type destroyer (video)
    Jun28

    Chinese navy launches new type destroyer (video)

    China’s increasingly powerful navy launched its most advanced domestically produced destroyer on Wednesday, at a time of rising competition with other naval powers such as the United States, Japan and India. The first 10,000-ton Type 055 entered the water at Shanghai’s Jiangnan Shipyard on Wednesday morning, the navy said in a...

    NATO Chief: Cyber Attacks A Call to Arms
    Jun28

    NATO Chief: Cyber Attacks A Call to Arms

    NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg warned the alliance must step up its defense against cyberattacks, saying they could potentially trigger their Article 5 mutual defense commitment. Computer users around the world were scrambling Wednesday to reboot systems after a tidal wave of ransomware cyberattacks spread from Ukraine and Russia across Europe to...