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    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...

    The Morning Vertical, June 29, 2017
    Jun29

    The Morning Vertical, June 29, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO Defense Ministers Meet To Discuss Raising Spending, Afghanistan
    Jun29

    NATO Defense Ministers Meet To Discuss Raising Spending, Afghanistan

    Defense ministers from NATO’s 29 member states are meeting in Brussels on June 29 to discuss raising defense spending further and sending more troops to Afghanistan to help the government battle a resurgent Taliban. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Cyberattack: Shipping giant’s terminals slowly recovering
    Jun29

    Cyberattack: Shipping giant’s terminals slowly recovering

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk, one of the global companies hardest hit by a malicious software that froze computers around the globe, said Thursday that most of its terminals are now operational, though some remain crippled. The shipping company is one of a number of major corporations and government agencies...

    CSR report: Russia needs to remain only between Armenia and  Azerbaijan
    Jun29

    CSR report: Russia needs to remain only between Armenia and  Azerbaijan

    ArmInfo.In the frozen Karabakh conflict, Russia needs to remain only an intermediary between Armenia and Azerbaijan. This is noted in a report published on June 29, headed by former Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin, head of the Center for Strategic Research, dedicated to Russia’s foreign policy and positioning in the world for 2017-2024....

    Ukraine faces large fine after Russia Eurovision row – EBU
    Jun29

    Ukraine faces large fine after Russia Eurovision row – EBU

    GENEVA (Reuters) – The European Broadcasting Union said on Thursday that Ukraine faced a large fine due to severe delays in the organisation of May’s Eurovision song contest in Kiev and a lack of cooperation with the EBU over the participation of a Russian artist. …read more Source: The...

    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...