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    White House rebuffed pre-election plan to combat Russian influence
    Dec22

    White House rebuffed pre-election plan to combat Russian influence

    The White House opposed a Republican-led push earlier this year to create an executive-branch task force to battle Russia’s covert information operations, according to a document obtained by POLITICO.Sen. Tom Cotton, a leading GOP defense hawk who has long urged President Barack Obama to take a harder line on Russia, sought to force the...

    Russia says will take measures after U.S. increased sanctions
    Dec22

    Russia says will take measures after U.S. increased sanctions

    PanARMENIAN.Net – The Kremlin has said it will take adequate measures after the U.S. increased sanctions on Russian individuals and companies because of the 2014 annexation of Crimea, BBC News repor …read more Source: Big News...

    France may seek EU sanctions against DRCs Kabila
    Dec22

    France may seek EU sanctions against DRCs Kabila

    Paris – France said on Wednesday that Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila may face EU sanctions over his refusal to step down at the end of his mandate. If things dont proceed prop …read more Source: Big News...

    Drones supplied by U.S. to Ukraine proven ineffective: Reuters
    Dec22

    Drones supplied by U.S. to Ukraine proven ineffective: Reuters

    The 72 Raven RQ-11B Analog mini-drones were so disappointing following their arrival this summer that Natan Chazin said he would return them. …read more Source:...

    Stolen masterpiece paintings returned to Italy from Ukraine
    Dec22

    Stolen masterpiece paintings returned to Italy from Ukraine

    Italian culture minister Dario Franceschini, who travelled to Kiev to retrieve the paintings. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    Italy plans new art crime law after Ukraine recovers stolen masterpieces
    Dec22

    Italy plans new art crime law after Ukraine recovers stolen masterpieces

    It was the perfect Christmas present for art lovers who thought the paintings had been lost for ever after they were stolen – and in particular the Italian art museum which has now got them… …read more Source:...

    Russian hackers tracked Ukrainian artillery units using Android implant
    Dec22

    Russian hackers tracked Ukrainian artillery units using Android implant

    A hacking group linked to the Russian government and high-profile cyber attacks against Democrats during the U.S. presidential election likely used a malware implant on Android devices to track and target Ukrainian artillery units from late 2014 through 2016, according to a new report released Thursday. The malware was able to retrieve...

    Russian Hackers Tracked Ukrainian Artillery: Report
    Dec22

    Russian Hackers Tracked Ukrainian Artillery: Report

    A hacking group linked to the Russian government and high-profile cyber attacks against Democrats during the U.S. presidential election likely used a malware implant on Android devices to track and target Ukrainian artillery units from late 2014 through 2016, according to a new report released Thursday. The malware was able to retrieve...

    In Ukraine, more evidence of a hacking group’s Kremlin ties
    Dec22

    In Ukraine, more evidence of a hacking group’s Kremlin ties

    A cybersecurity firm says that for those searching for stronger evidence of Russia’s connection to the hack of the Democratic National Committee, the tale of an infected Ukrainian Android cellphone app may help …read more Source: U.S....

    Lukashenko meets with former president of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma
    Dec22

    Lukashenko meets with former president of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma

    Alexander Lukashenko and Leonid Kuchma had a warm conversation and exchanged presents. They also pointed out the friendly character of the personal relations and the relations between the two nations. On 27 December 2016 Belarus and Ukraine will mark the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations. …read more Source:...