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    How NATO should respond to Russian aggression in the Baltics
    May12

    How NATO should respond to Russian aggression in the Baltics

    REUTERS/Grigory DukorRussia has a population smaller than Nigeria, and a GDP smaller than Italy, but an outsized military presence that looms over NATO’s Baltic members, and the alliance at large. Ongoing military campaigns in Syria, Ukraine and Crimea, as well as past infractions in Moldova and Georgia underscore just how willing Russia is...

    World Leaders Gather In London For Anti-Corruption Summit — But There’s An ‘Elephant In The Room’
    May12

    World Leaders Gather In London For Anti-Corruption Summit — But There’s An ‘Elephant In The Room’

    “Welcome to our tax haven,” a suited man wearing a bowler hat and proffering a wad of fake 100 pound bills said cheerily to a tourist in central London. “I’m not from here,” the German woman responded with confusion. “I don’t know anything about your tax haven.”The stunt the man was taking part in...

    Ending Tax Haven Abuse
    May12

    Ending Tax Haven Abuse

    Stung by the Panama Papers revelations of worldwide tax evasion by the rich and powerful, President Obama has seized the moment to propose a solution guaranteed to gather headlines—and then fail. But if he wanted to, he could, through the Treasury Department, end the system of offshore tax havens with a stroke of the pen.First, let’s look...

    World’s biggest airplane makes rare flight across 3 continents
    May12

    World’s biggest airplane makes rare flight across 3 continents

    The world’s largest plane is journeying to Australia for the first time ever. The An-225 Mriya aircraft, built by the Ukrainian aeronautics company Antonov Airlines, landed at Vaclav Havel Airport in Prague on Tuesday, where it was loaded and prepared for the rare journey. SEE ALSO: The world’s most expensive flight costs $38,000 —...

    Ukrainian Blogger Jailed After Campaigning Against Army Draft
    May12

    Ukrainian Blogger Jailed After Campaigning Against Army Draft

    A court in Ukraine has sentenced a blogger who had campaigned to allow conscientious objectors not to fight against Russia-backed separatists in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian hackers publish info on thousands of journalists
    May12

    Ukrainian hackers publish info on thousands of journalists

    A group of Ukrainian hackers has published the names and contact information of thousands of journalists who have reported from rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine, raising concerns about the safety of the journalists, including many from international media organizations. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Poroshenko Ally With No Legal Background Appointed As Top Ukraine Prosecutor
    May12

    Poroshenko Ally With No Legal Background Appointed As Top Ukraine Prosecutor

    Ukraine’s parliament has appointed a close ally of President Petro Poroshenko with no legal background to become the country’s new prosecutor-general. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian hackers publish info on thousands of journalists
    May12

    Ukrainian hackers publish info on thousands of journalists

    MOSCOW (AP) — A group of Ukrainian hackers has published the names and contact information of thousands of journalists who have reported from rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine, raising concerns about the safety of the journalists, including many from international media organizations. The hackers said they had gained access to computers used by...

    Ukrainian hackers publish info on thousands of journalists
    May12

    Ukrainian hackers publish info on thousands of journalists

    A group of Ukrainian hackers has published the names and contact information of thousands of journalists who have reported from rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine, raising concerns about the safety of the journalists, including many from international media organizations. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukrainian hackers publish info on thousands of journalists
    May12

    Ukrainian hackers publish info on thousands of journalists

    A group of Ukrainian hackers has published the names and contact information of thousands of journalists who have reported from rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine, raising concerns about the safety of the journalists, including many from international media organizations. …read more Source: FOX...