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    Former Georgian Serviceman Killed Fighting for Ukraine
    May15

    Former Georgian Serviceman Killed Fighting for Ukraine

    44-year-old Davit Sikharulidze, who fought under the Aidar Battalion, left the Georgian military in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Former Georgian Serviceman Killed Fighting for Ukraine
    May15

    Former Georgian Serviceman Killed Fighting for Ukraine

    44-year-old Davit Sikharulidze, who fought under the Aidar Battalion, left the Georgian military in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Russian, Ukrainian Films Among Contenders At Cannes Festival
    May15

    Russian, Ukrainian Films Among Contenders At Cannes Festival

    The famed Cannes Film Festival will celebrate its 70th anniversary this year when it starts on May 17 along the French Riviera. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Log in, look out: Cyberattack havoc may grow at week’s start
    May15

    Log in, look out: Cyberattack havoc may grow at week’s start

    LONDON (AP) — An unprecedented “ransomware” cyberattack that has already hit tens of thousands of victims in 150 countries could wreak greater havoc as more malicious variations appear and people return to their desks Monday and power up computers at the start of the workweek. The initial ransomware attack, known as...

    Stalin Portrait Goes Up At Moscow Metro Station
    May15

    Stalin Portrait Goes Up At Moscow Metro Station

    A portrait of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin has been raised at a Moscow metro station in celebration of the 82nd anniversary of the opening of the Russian capital’s underground transport network. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    President Trump At The American-Arab-Islamic Summit
    May15

    President Trump At The American-Arab-Islamic Summit

    Washington was preoccupied this week with the fallout from the sacking of FBI director James Comey, in a move that has brought back President Donald Trump’s arbitrary tendencies to mind, after a time in which he appeared as though he had adapted to the solemnness of the presidential office and the need for a well-choreographed functioning...

    OSCE Observers Inspect Shelled Houses In Eastern Ukraine
    May14

    OSCE Observers Inspect Shelled Houses In Eastern Ukraine

    Monitors on Sunday inspected a household in the eastern Ukrainian town of Avdiyivka which was damaged by artillery fire a day earlier. Members of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) monitoring mission, inspected the attack site and spoke with local residents who witnessed the incident. Ukrainian authorities said that on...

    Putin plays piano before Xi meet
    May14

    Putin plays piano before Xi meet

    Russian President Vladimir Putin played piano while awaiting Chinese leader Xi Jinping for bilateral talks in Beijing yesterday.Putin spoke earlier yesterday at a summit on China’s new Silk Road plan.He later arrived at state Diaoyutai residence for talks with Xi and other leaders.While waiting for his bilateral with Xi to begin, Putin...

    Portugal hails Eurovision win
    May14

    Portugal hails Eurovision win

    Portugal heaped praise yesterday on the country’s first Eurovision song contest victor Salvador Sobral, who suffers from a serious heart condition but triumphed with a melancholy ballad.“When we are very good, we’re the best of the best. Congratulations Salvador Sobral,” President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa wrote in a message to the...

    Friday’s massive ransomware cyberattack will probably get worse, experts warn
    May14

    Friday’s massive ransomware cyberattack will probably get worse, experts warn

    A massive cyberattack infected some 200,000 computers in at least 150 countries Friday with ransomware — malicious software that encrypts the computer’s files and demands a payment to regain access to them. The attack was “unprecedented in scale,” Europol’s chief Rob Wainwright told the BBC. This attack is likely the most widespread...