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    More governments manipulate media with ‘bots,’ trolls, says study
    Nov14

    More governments manipulate media with ‘bots,’ trolls, says study

    WASHINGTON: More governments are following the lead of Russia and China by manipulating social media and suppressing dissent online in a grave threat to democracy, a human rights watchdog said Tuesday. A study of internet freedom in 65 countries found 30 governments are deploying some form of manipulation to distort online information, up from 23...

    British Prime Minister Theresa May Accuses Russia of Sowing Discord in the West
    Nov14

    British Prime Minister Theresa May Accuses Russia of Sowing Discord in the West

    British Prime Minister Theresa May has accused the Kremlin of destabilizing eastern Ukraine, mounting a campaign of cyber espionage in Europe, and “planting fake stories” to “sow discord in the West.” Speaking at the Lord Mayor’s banquet in London Monday, May’s unequivocal rebuke of Putin stands in marked contrast to U.S. President...

    Russia will fail in efforts to undermine West: British PM
    Nov14

    Russia will fail in efforts to undermine West: British PM

    LONDON (AFP) – Russia will not succeed in efforts to sow discord in the West, British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday.In an annual address to the Lord Mayors Banquet, she catalogued various Russian actions — from the annexation of Crimea to seeking to weaponise information — which threaten the international...

    THE UKRAINIAN COMMUNITY IN VICTORIA: DILEMMA – УКРАЇНСЬКА СПІЛЬНОТА ВІКТОРІЇ: ДИЛЕМА НОВА ЧИ СТАРА
    Nov14

    THE UKRAINIAN COMMUNITY IN VICTORIA: DILEMMA – УКРАЇНСЬКА СПІЛЬНОТА ВІКТОРІЇ: ДИЛЕМА НОВА ЧИ СТАРА

    THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE ASSOCIATION OF UKRAINIANS IN VICTORIA (AUV), Ukrainian House, Essendon, 12 November 2017 – Деякі штрихи і витяги із річного звіту Украви Української Громади Вікторії на 70-х загальних зборах, зокрема Голови пана Славка Когута 12 листопада 2017-го року. Ессендон, Український Народний Дім. Russia’s...

    Here Is How America Can Bring Peace to Ukraine
    Nov14

    Here Is How America Can Bring Peace to Ukraine

    Doug Bandow Security, Europe If Washington were to take NATO membership off the table, it would remove Moscow’s incentive to keep the Ukrainian conflict alive. The Trump administration reportedly plans to propose a peacekeeping force for Ukraine. The initiative would have a greater chance of success if Washington offered a package that made...

    Russia will fail in efforts to undermine West: British PM
    Nov14

    Russia will fail in efforts to undermine West: British PM

    LONDON: Russia will not succeed in efforts to sow discord in the West, British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday. In an annual address to the Lord Mayor’s Banquet, she catalogued various Russian actions – from the annexation of Crimea to “seeking to weaponise information” – which “threaten the international...

    Putin and Erdogan agree on need to boost efforts for Syria peace
    Nov14

    Putin and Erdogan agree on need to boost efforts for Syria peace

    SOCHI, Russia: Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan agreed Monday on the need to boost efforts to achieve a lasting political settlement in Syria. Despite being on opposing sides of the Syrian conflict, Russia and Turkey have been working together since a 2016 reconciliation deal ended a crisis caused...

    Spain Sees Russian Interference in Catalonia Separatist Vote
    Nov14

    Spain Sees Russian Interference in Catalonia Separatist Vote

    Madrid believes Russian-based groups used online social media to heavily promote Catalonia’s independence referendum last month in an attempt to destabilize Spain, Spanish ministers said Monday. Spain’s defense and foreign ministers said they had evidence that state and private-sector Russian groups, as well as groups in Venezuela,...

    60,000 joined a Polish nationalist march. Should Jews be worried?
    Nov14

    60,000 joined a Polish nationalist march. Should Jews be worried?

    Some of the tens of thousands of nationalists who marched through Warsaw, Nov. 11, 2017. (Jakob Ratz/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images) (JTA) — The sight of far-right activists waving racist banners and shouting anti-Semitic slogans during a nationalist march in the capital of Poland over the weekend shocked many around the world. It was...

    NBP: Immigrants from Ukraine to reach 1.2 million at end-2017
    Nov14

    NBP: Immigrants from Ukraine to reach 1.2 million at end-2017

    The number of immigrants from the Ukraine in Poland will reach 1.2 million at the end of 2017, according to the Central Bank NBP’s forecasts. In the coming years, that figure should increase by 0.2-0.3 million people per annum. “At the end of this year, the number of immigrants from Ukraine may amount to about 1.2 million people – about 4...