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    EU extends Russia sanctions through January 2018
    Jun28

    EU extends Russia sanctions through January 2018

    The European Union extended sanctions on Russia by six months on Wednesday, maintaining restrictions on business with Russian energy, defense and financial sectors. The formal extension of the sanctions was passed unanimously by the Council of the EU. As a result of the measures, European businesses cannot borrow or lend money to Russia’s...

    Vandals draw swastikas on Ukrainian Holocaust memorial
    Jun28

    Vandals draw swastikas on Ukrainian Holocaust memorial

    Lviv City officials post security footage of anti-Semitic vandalism in bid to identify perpetrators. …read more Source: Arutz...

    A nuclear power plant was hacked in the U.S.
    Jun28

    A nuclear power plant was hacked in the U.S.

    (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File) (Credit: AP) A federal investigation is taking place into the breaching of the computer systems in at least one nuclear power plant, according to a report by ABC News. The good news is that no sensitive systems were impacted by the attack. It seems that the hackers only managed to penetrate into a computer system...

    Russian soldier killed in clash with rebels in eastern Ukraine  
    Jun28

    Russian soldier killed in clash with rebels in eastern Ukraine  

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Ukraine says Russian soldier killed in clashes in east (AFP)
    Jun28

    Ukraine says Russian soldier killed in clashes in east (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – A Russian military officer fighting alongside Moscow-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine was killed and another Russian captured in recent skirmishes with Ukrainian forces, Kiev said Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Hackers strike across Europe, sparking widespread disruption
    Jun28

    Hackers strike across Europe, sparking widespread disruption

    PARIS (AP) ” Hackers have caused widespread disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard.Company and government officials reported serious intrusions at the Ukrainian power grid, banks and government offices. Russia’s… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukrainian officials post footage of vandals defacing Holocaust memorial
    Jun28

    Ukrainian officials post footage of vandals defacing 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, showing an image of an individual wearing a backpack and a hat squatting in front of a part of...

    Global Ransomware Attack: What We Know and Don’t Know
    Jun28

    Global Ransomware Attack: What We Know and Don’t Know

    Researchers said the attack had originated in Ukraine, but then spread to at least 64 countries. …read more Source: The New York...

    Bulgarian Council of Ministers Approves Draft Agreement on Labour Migration with Armenia, Moldova and Ukraine
    Jun28

    Bulgarian Council of Ministers Approves Draft Agreement on Labour Migration with Armenia, Moldova and Ukraine

    At its regular weekly sitting, the Council of Ministers approved draft agreements on labour migration with Armenia, Moldova and Ukraine. After the sitting Deputy Prime Minister Valeri Simeonov, who is in charge of Bulgarians abroad, announced that persons wishing to work in Bulgaria for a period of 90 days will now be able to obtain the documents...

    Beeline supports upcoming Sail of Hope 2017 Festival
    Jun28

    Beeline supports upcoming Sail of Hope 2017 Festival

    ArmInfo.Beeline Armenia in cooperation with Civil Art sociocultural organization announced the launch of Sail of Hope 2017 International Song Festival. The festival will take place on July 14-16, Vishap beach, Shorja, Gegharkunik. To participate in the festival applicants need to send filled online application form with your photo to...