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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Putin: From US to Europe to Syria, stars align for Russia’s President
    Dec02

    Putin: From US to Europe to Syria, stars align for Russia’s President

    Held at diplomatic arm’s-length for years, Russian President Vladimir Putin is pivoting back to centre stage as his admirers and international allies rise to power, a move that analysts say the Kremlin will be quick to exploit.Most notable among newly-elected leaders is Donald Trump, who on the campaign trail loudly proclaimed his esteem...

    Russia Says it Uncovered Cyberattack Plot Aimed at its Banks
    Dec02

    Russia Says it Uncovered Cyberattack Plot Aimed at its Banks

    Russia said Friday it had uncovered a plot by foreign spy agencies to sow chaos in Russia’s banking system via a coordinated wave of cyberattacks and fake social media reports about banks going bust. Russia’s domestic intelligence agency, the Federal Security Service (FSB), said that the servers to be used in the alleged cyberattack...

    Russia claims it foiled bank cyberattacks
    Dec02

    Russia claims it foiled bank cyberattacks

    Authorities in Russia claimed Friday they had uncovered a foreign spy agency plot to launch a cyberattack on the country’s banking system. The servers to be used in the alleged attack were located in the Netherlands and registered to BlazingFast, a Ukrainian web hosting company, Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) said in a...

    Ukraine tests missiles near Crimea
    Dec02

    Ukraine tests missiles near Crimea

    Ukraine carried out missile launches Thursday near Crimea — territory that Russia annexed more than two years ago — as part of military exercises, Ukrainian state news agency Ukrinform reported. …read more Source:...

    Russia Warns Of Planned Cyberattacks On Banks
    Dec02

    Russia Warns Of Planned Cyberattacks On Banks

    Russia’s main domestic security agency says it is taking measures to foil a plot by unspecified foreign intelligence services to launch “large-scale” cyberattacks from December 5 aimed at disrupting the activities of a number of major Russian banks and at destabilizing the country’s financial system. …read more...

    Armenian designer’s  silver jewelry collection exhibited in Moscow
    Dec02

    Armenian designer’s silver jewelry collection exhibited in Moscow

    TV and Radio presenter Jirayr Voskanyan participated in Arm Fashion Day exhibition held in Moscow with his silver jewelry collection called “Garni.” “Arm Fashion Day 2016 was a unique opportunity for me to present my works in Moscow. I attach great importance to such events which allow participants to present their works to wider masses,...

    Ukraine Plans More Missile Launches, Aircraft Tests near Crimea
    Dec02

    Ukraine Plans More Missile Launches, Aircraft Tests near Crimea

    Kiev intends to carry out additional missile and aircraft exercises near Crimea on Friday despite Moscow’s protest. …read more Source:...

    Boris Johnson: UK still committed to Russia sanctions
    Dec02

    Boris Johnson: UK still committed to Russia sanctions

    Britain will still defend democracy when it leaves the EU and is prepared to be tough on Russia, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is expected to say in a speech on Friday, according to the Guardian. The concept of a global liberal order is at risk and democracy is retreating as the “cult of the strongman” takes hold across the world, Johnson...

    Croatia Urged to Fine Tune Foreign Policy Goals
    Dec02

    Croatia Urged to Fine Tune Foreign Policy Goals

    A top adviser to Croatia’s former president says Zagreb has a right to pursue its own foreign policy goals – but it should learn lessons from its clumsy attempt to get involved in the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: Balkan...

    Russia accuses Ukraine of sabotaging Trump
    Dec02

    Russia accuses Ukraine of sabotaging Trump

    A top Russian official is accusing the Ukrainian government of undermining U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s presidential campaign by trashing him on social media and disseminating dirt on one of his close associates. A spokeswoman for Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Thursday contended that the Ukrainian government over...