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    Major cyber attack hits companies, hospitals, schools worldwide
    May13

    Major cyber attack hits companies, hospitals, schools worldwide

    (Reuters) – A global cyber attack leveraging hacking tools believed to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency has infected tens of thousands of computers in nearly 100 countries, disrupting Britain’s health system and global shipper FedEx.Cyber extortionists tricked victims into opening malicious malware attachments...

    Eurovision-2017 final to be held today
    May13

    Eurovision-2017 final to be held today

    Today Ukrainian capital Kiev will host the final stage of Eurovision-2017 song contest. …read more Source:...

    New Documentary Throws Shade on Police Investigation Into Dissident Journalist’s Murder in Kyiv
    May13

    New Documentary Throws Shade on Police Investigation Into Dissident Journalist’s Murder in Kyiv

    A promotional banner for the documentary film “Killing Pavel” by OCCRP and Slidstvo.info, featuring a quote by Pavel Sheremet. A new documentary film by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP)* and Slidstvo.info examines the assassination of journalist Pavel Sheremet, who was killed in Kyiv in July 2016. Ten months after a...

    Russian fighter jet comes within 20 feet of U.S. Navy aircraft!
    May13

    Russian fighter jet comes within 20 feet of U.S. Navy aircraft!

    Russia’s air force scrambled to intercept a U.S. aircraft above the Black Sea, sending a fighter jet that came within 20 feet of its American counterpart. Moscow claimed that the U.S. jet was “approaching the state border of the Russian Federation” when forces in southern Russia deployed an Su-30 fighter jet to follow it. U.S. Naval Forces...

    Global realtime cyber attack infects thousands of computers worldwide
    May13

    Global realtime cyber attack infects thousands of computers worldwide

    LONDON/MADRID: A global cyber attack leveraging hacking tools believed to have been developed by the US National Security Agency has infected tens of thousands of computers in nearly 100 countries, disrupting Britain’s health system and global shipper FedEx. Cyber extortionists tricked victims into opening malicious malware attachments to...

    Eurovision 2017: UK gets excuses in early but is tipped to avoid nul points
    May13

    Eurovision 2017: UK gets excuses in early but is tipped to avoid nul points

    Analysts say Brexit vote should make only marginal difference and eye-catching entry could deliver best result in yearsDancing gorillas, glittering divas, yodelling rappers and simmering political strife come together for the annual kitschfest that is Eurovision on Saturday, when the UK will discover whether Brexit means nul points. Related:...

    Major cyber attack infects tens of thousands of computers worldwide
    May13

    Major cyber attack infects tens of thousands of computers worldwide

    Researchers with security software maker Avast said they had observed 57,000 infections in 99 countries, with Russia, Ukraine and Taiwan the top targets. …read more Source:...

    Eurovision hoopla fails to reach Ukraine’s war-torn east (AFP)
    May13

    Eurovision hoopla fails to reach Ukraine’s war-torn east (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – The buzz surrounding the Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev has barely created a ripple in eastern Ukraine after being banned by Russian TV — the only broadcasters aired in the war-ravaged region. …read more Source: The West...

    Russian military jet narrowly misses collision with US Navy aircraft near Crimea
    May13

    Russian military jet narrowly misses collision with US Navy aircraft near Crimea

    RELATIONS between Washington and Moscow were briefly threatened yesterday after a Russian military jet narrowly avoided a dramatic collision with a US Navy plane. …read more Source:...

    How the Brexit vote could spell nul points UK eurovision
    May13

    How the Brexit vote could spell nul points UK eurovision

    Despite claims by UK hopeful Lucie Jones that last year’s Brexit vote will make no difference to her prospects, the mood in Ukraine – where this year’s contest is being held – seems hostile. …read more Source: Daily...