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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Majority of Ukrainians Oppose Potential Visa Regime With Russia
    Jul01

    Majority of Ukrainians Oppose Potential Visa Regime With Russia

    KIEV (Sputnik) — More than 50 percent of Ukrainian citizens are against potential introduction of a visa regime with Russia, a recent survey showed on Friday. In May, lawmakers of the parliamentary majority factions The Petro Poroshenko Bloc and the People’s Front parties proposed to discuss introduction of visas between the two countries....

    US army gear could be ‘Made in Ukraine’ under new defence deals
    Jul01

    US army gear could be ‘Made in Ukraine’ under new defence deals

    KIEV: Defence agreements announced during a visit by the Ukrainian president to Washington this month will provide Ukraine with access to defensive military equipment of the sort needed to combat Russian-backed separatists in the east. Kiev trumpeted President Petro Poroshenko’s June 20 visit as an important sign of Washington’s...

    Murray opens Wimbledon bid against lucky loser
    Jun30

    Murray opens Wimbledon bid against lucky loser

    Andy Murray will begin the defence of his Wimbledon title against Kazakh lucky loser Alexander Bublik after the draw was made for the third grand slam of the year at the All England Club yesterday. The Scot, who is bidding to win Wimbledon for a third time, was drawn in the same half as two-time champion Rafael Nadal, with three-times winner...

    Ukraine Cyberattack Wasn’t Really About Ransom, Security Experts Say
    Jun30

    Ukraine Cyberattack Wasn’t Really About Ransom, Security Experts Say

    Although the virus that spread through government and commercial computers Tuesday looked like ransomware, cyber experts say it was a “wiper” intended to erase data and disrupt business.(Image credit: Efrem Lukatsky/AP) …read more Source:...

    Putin extends counter-sanctions against EU
    Jun30

    Putin extends counter-sanctions against EU

    Russian President Vladimir Putin issued a decree on Friday extending through 2018 sanctions against the EU that he imposed in retaliation for action by the West after the Kremlin’s military intervention in Ukraine. Putin’s move came in the same week that the EU formally approved a six-month extension of its sanctions against Russia,...

    Active Cyber Defense Will Help Deter Future Threats
    Jun30

    Active Cyber Defense Will Help Deter Future Threats

    On Tuesday, a massive cyberattack hit Ukraine. The very next day, Professor Scott Jasper of the Naval Postgraduate School offered a systematic analysis of the United States’ existing strategic cyber deterrence options, of which active cyber defense will play the leading role in the years ahead. Active cyber defense may be the answer to the...

    Russian border guards get lost, end up getting arrested in Ukraine
    Jun30

    Russian border guards get lost, end up getting arrested in Ukraine

    Russia’s domestic security agency says two border guards got lost and ended up in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Detains Two Russian FSB Agents Who Came Ashore From Black Sea
    Jun30

    Ukraine Detains Two Russian FSB Agents Who Came Ashore From Black Sea

    Ukrainian authorities have detained two men identified as Russian security agents after they came ashore in a small boat on Ukrainian-government controlled territory along the Black Sea, officials of both countries say. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump, Putin Face High-Stakes Meeting in Germany Next Week
    Jun30

    Trump, Putin Face High-Stakes Meeting in Germany Next Week

    WASHINGTON – Meeting face-to-face with Russian President Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump’s “America First” policy will be put to the test if he opts to confront Russia over intelligence that Moscow meddled in the 2016 presidential election. National security adviser H.R. McMaster said Thursday that Trump will meet with...

    2 Russian border guards get lost, end up in Ukraine
    Jun30

    2 Russian border guards get lost, end up in Ukraine

    Russia’s domestic security agency says two border guards got lost and ended up in Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...