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    Obama administration announces sanctions against Russia for 2016 election hacks
    Dec29

    Obama administration announces sanctions against Russia for 2016 election hacks

    The Obama administration has announced sanctions against Russian entities and individuals in retaliation for Russian state hacking efforts aimed at influencing the 2016 presidential election. The Obama administration struck back at Russia on Thursday for its efforts to influence the 2016 election, ejecting 35 Russian intelligence operatives from...

    US senators: Russia should be sanctioned for election hacks
    Dec29

    US senators: Russia should be sanctioned for election hacks

    U.S. senators visiting eastern European allies to discuss security issues called for sanctions against Russia for interfering in the presidential election by hacking American political sites and email accounts. Their demands came amid ongoing discussions among U.S. officials on an imminent response that would ensure the U.S. takes action against...

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’
    Dec29

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’

    KIEV – Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar against the country, President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday. … …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Says Hit by 6,500 Hack Attacks, Sees Russian ‘Cyberwar’
    Dec29

    Ukraine Says Hit by 6,500 Hack Attacks, Sees Russian ‘Cyberwar’

    Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar against the country, President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday. In December, Ukraine suffered attacks on its finance and defense ministries and the State Treasury that...

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’
    Dec29

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’

    KIEV – Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar against the country, President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday. … …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Says Hit by 6,500 Hack Attacks, Sees Russian ‘Cyberwar’
    Dec29

    Ukraine Says Hit by 6,500 Hack Attacks, Sees Russian ‘Cyberwar’

    Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar against the country, President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday. In December, Ukraine suffered attacks on its finance and defense ministries and the State Treasury that...

    John McCain isn’t going to let Rex Tillerson become secretary of state without answering tough questions about Vladimir Putin
    Dec29

    John McCain isn’t going to let Rex Tillerson become secretary of state without answering tough questions about Vladimir Putin

    (Credit: AP) It won’t only be Democrats who oppose many of President-elect Donald Trump’s cabinet picks. As Sen. John McCain of Arizona made clear on Thursday, he won’t vote to confirm Rex Tillerson as secretary of state unless the ExxonMobil CEO answers some tough questions. “I and several of my colleagues have concerns about...

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’
    Dec29

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’

    KIEV (Reuters) – Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar against the country, President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday. …read more Source: Libya...

    Imprisoned With ISIS: An American Journalist’s Experience in Post-Coup Turkey
    Dec29

    Imprisoned With ISIS: An American Journalist’s Experience in Post-Coup Turkey

    For more than two months, American journalist Lindsey Snell shared a cramped Turkish jail cell with a young ISIS recruit and two other women who were the wives of al-Qaeda fighters. Her time there was horrifying. One day, Snell witnessed prison guards drag off one of the al-Qaeda fighters’ wives, who was pregnant and had gone into labor....

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian “cyber war”
    Dec29

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian “cyber war”

    …read more Source: The Straits...