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    Russian hackers tried to damage Macron’s presidential campaign, says US
    May10

    Russian hackers tried to damage Macron’s presidential campaign, says US

    Hackers with connections to the Russian government played a role in an effort to damage centrist French politician Emmanuel Macron’s presidential campaign by hacking and leaking emails and documents ahead of the election, according to two US intelligence officials. Separately, Admiral Mike Rogers, the director of the US National Security...

    Schindler: Putin’s steps in Balkans can be expected during Donbass stalemate  – The Baltic Times
    May10

    Schindler: Putin’s steps in Balkans can be expected during Donbass stalemate – The Baltic Times

    TALLINN – At a time when Russia’s war in Ukraine is stalemated without obvious resolution, Russian president Vladimir Putin will seek to pus…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Russia’s Lavrov to meet with Trump on Syria amid uproar
    May10

    Russia’s Lavrov to meet with Trump on Syria amid uproar

    WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump will receive Russia’s top diplomat Sergei Lavrov at the White House Wednesday even as a political firestorm has put Moscow’s alleged meddling in the US election back in the spotlight. Lavrov’s visit, confirmed by the White House late Tuesday, centers on a Russian proposal to de-escalate the...

    Uhuru hires data firm behind Trump, Brexit victories
    May10

    Uhuru hires data firm behind Trump, Brexit victories

    Jubilee has contracted the services of global data mining company Cambridge Analytica in the run-up to the August presidential election. The party will also use the British PR firm BTP Advisers that successfully managed the TNA campaign that brought President Uhuru Kenyatta to power in 2013. READ: Uhuru sets up six strategic teams to run his...

    Eurovision 2017: Armenia enters Grand Final
    May10

    Eurovision 2017: Armenia enters Grand Final

    Armenia’s Artsvik has entered the Grand Final of 2017 Eurovision Song Contest with the song “Fly With Me.” This became known after the first Semi-Final which was held in Kyiv, Ukraine. In all, 18 countries competed for 10 places in the Grand Final. The ten qualifiers became Moldova, Azerbaijan, Greece, Sweden, Portugal, Poland, Armenia,...

    Ukraine will present its achievements at EXPO-2017
    May10

    Ukraine will present its achievements at EXPO-2017

    Ukraine will present the best achievements in the field of energy efficiency at the EXPO in Astana. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    US increasingly convinced that Russia hacked French election: sources
    May10

    US increasingly convinced that Russia hacked French election: sources

    Hackers with connections to the Russian government played a role in an effort to damage centrist French politician Emmanuel Macron’s presidential campaign by hacking and leaking emails and documents ahead of the election, according to two US intelligence officials. Separately, Admiral Mike Rogers, the director of the US National Security...

    Limited Victory Day Celebrations in Ukraine Shaded by Clashes With Radicals
    May10

    Limited Victory Day Celebrations in Ukraine Shaded by Clashes With Radicals

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The scope of official celebrations of the Victory Day was rather limited this year, almost restricting to the country’s President Petro Poroshenko laying flowers at the Grave of an Unknown Soldier in the Park of Eternal Glory in the Ukrainian capital. ‘Immortal regiment’ in Kiev The “Immortal Regiment” march, a...

    In Russia, It’s the Realists vs. the Ethno-Nationalists
    May10

    In Russia, It’s the Realists vs. the Ethno-Nationalists

    Editor’s note: This piece was originally published in Russia in Vzglyad on January 13. It was translated by Paul Grenier under the aegis of the Simone Weil Center for Political Philosophy dialogue project. Dmitry Drobnitsky, in his article “The foreign policy objectives of the party of internal development,” raises a question about the sort...

    Official: Trump may meet top Russian diplomat in White House
    May10

    Official: Trump may meet top Russian diplomat in White House

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump could meet with Vladimir Putin’s top diplomat at the White House on Wednesday, a U.S. official and a person with knowledge of the plans said, describing what would be the highest level, face-to-face contact with Russia of the American leader’s young presidency. It would also signal that the two...