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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    As firms gauge cost, Ukraine says cyberattack under control
    Jun29

    As firms gauge cost, Ukraine says cyberattack under control

    PARIS (AP) ” The data-scrambling software epidemic that paralyzed computers globally is under control in Ukraine, where it likely originated, officials said Wednesday, as companies and governments around the world counted the cost… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Cyberattack May Not Have Been Meant to Get Money
    Jun29

    Cyberattack May Not Have Been Meant to Get Money

    The dramatic data-scrambling attack that hit computers around the world Tuesday appears to be contained. But with the damage and disruption still coming into focus, security experts worry the sudden explosion of malicious software may have been more sinister than a criminally minded shakedown of computer users. “There may be a more...

    The Latest: Danish firm struggling to get engine parts
    Jun29

    The Latest: Danish firm struggling to get engine parts

    A small Danish ship repair company says the malicious software that froze computers around the globe has forced it to re-order engine parts because the track-and-trace parcel system with Dutch-based transport company TNT is down. Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk, one of the global companies hardest hit by a malicious software that froze...

    SOCAR Ukraine obtains license for gas supplies
    Jun29

    SOCAR Ukraine obtains license for gas supplies

    …read more Source: Today.Az

    It is inappropriate for Russia to supply arms to Turkey – Former Ukrainian Ambassador to Armenia
    Jun29
    The Russian Trail in the Latest ‘Ransomware’ Attack
    Jun29

    The Russian Trail in the Latest ‘Ransomware’ Attack

    The developers of the exPetr virus didn’t want ransom: Their goal was to attack Ukrainian interests. …read more Source:...

    NATO agrees Afghanistan troop boost but no combat role
    Jun29

    NATO agrees Afghanistan troop boost but no combat role

    BRUSSELS: NATO will increase troop numbers in Afghanistan to help train local forces facing a resurgent Taliban but will not return to a combat role, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday.The alliance ended its longest-ever military operation in 2014 when it handed over post-9/11 frontline duties to the Afghan military and took on an...

    SOCAR Ukraine obtains license for gas supplies
    Jun29

    SOCAR Ukraine obtains license for gas supplies

    The National Commission for State Regulation of Energy and Public Utilities of Ukraine issued licenses to the “Trade house of SOCAR Ukraine” LLC and Gastron-Ukraine LLC to carry out economic activities for the supply of natural gas on the territory of Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Extended Sanctions For Russia, Preferential Measures For Ukraine
    Jun29

    Extended Sanctions For Russia, Preferential Measures For Ukraine

    Yesterday (June 28th) the Council of the European Union prolonged economic sanctions targeting specific sectors of the Russian economy until January 1st 2018. This decision follows an update from President Macron and Chancellor Merkel to the European Council of 22-23 June 2017 on the implementation of the Minsk Agreements. This paved the way for...

    Ukraine faces Eurovision fine
    Jun29

    Ukraine faces Eurovision fine

    Ukraine’s state TV company should be fined for damaging the “brand reputation” of the Eurovision Song Contest, according to the organizers. “The contest’s steering committee … has recommended that UA:PBC [the Ukrainian state broadcaster] should receive a substantial fine in line with the rules of the competition,” said a statement by...