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    Forefront of Ukraine’s Cyberwar
    Mar29

    Forefront of Ukraine’s Cyberwar

    In June of 2015, a small software and security programming outfit called eQualit.ie received $473,738 in funding from the Canadian government “to deliver digital security training and software to human rights defenders and activists in Ukraine.” …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    The Activists On The Forefront Of Ukraine’s Cyberwar
    Mar29

    The Activists On The Forefront Of Ukraine’s Cyberwar

    In June of 2015, a small software and security programming outfit called eQualit.ie received $473,738 in funding from the Canadian government “to deliver digital security training and software to human rights defenders and activists in Ukraine.”Last month, the fruits of its labor a program called Deflect DDoS mitigation was put to the...

    Stéphane Dion: On ‘responsible conviction’ and Liberal foreign policy
    Mar29

    Stéphane Dion: On ‘responsible conviction’ and Liberal foreign policy

    Minister of Foreign Affairs Stephane Dion with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, right to left, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie Marie-Claude Bibeau and Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan during a press conference at the National Press Theatre on Feb. 8, 2016. (Sean Kilpatrick, CP) For the record, prepared remarks...

    Polish leader goes to US summit, no talks planned with Obama
    Mar29

    Polish leader goes to US summit, no talks planned with Obama

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s president is traveling to Washington for a security summit but has no meeting scheduled with President Barack Obama. Observers in Poland say controversial government policies may be the reason. President Andrzej Duda’s schedule, released Tuesday, includes no meetings with Obama or any key U.S....

    Despite Western Paranoia, Russia Unlikely to Attack the Baltic States
    Mar29

    Despite Western Paranoia, Russia Unlikely to Attack the Baltic States

    When the Cold War closed many people believed that history had ended. Peace had descended upon the earth. The lion was about to lie down with the lamb. The Second Coming seemed on its way. Europe was certain to be free and undivided. Alas, it hasn’t worked out that way. But no worries. At least NATO officials are happy. Following Russian...

    New Ukraine Coalition Uncertain After Fatherland Party Demurs
    Mar29

    New Ukraine Coalition Uncertain After Fatherland Party Demurs

    Ukraine’s prospects of forming a new coalition — vital to get IMF loan talks back on track — were thrown into fresh doubt on Tuesday after Yulia Tymoshenko pressed demands as the price of taking her Fatherland Party into an alliance. Her remarks dampened expectations of an imminent deal to end months of political infighting that have...

    Chamberfest 2016: The season of women
    Mar29

    Chamberfest 2016: The season of women

    Chamberfest 2016 will be a celebration of women and music. For the festival’s artistic director, this year’s gathering has evolved almost organically. “Early in the 2016 programming process,” said Roman Borys, in an email interview in advance of the release of the festival lineup Tuesday morning, “I realized that I had already secured...

    Ukraine Parliament Accepts Prosecutor’s Resignation
    Mar29

    Ukraine Parliament Accepts Prosecutor’s Resignation

    Ukraine’s parliament on Tuesday accepted the resignation of General Prosecutor Viktor Shokin, who had been criticized for not doing enough to tackle corruption. The move comes a day after hundreds of protesters rallied outside the president’s office calling for Shokin to step down. Last month, deputy prosecutor-general Vitaly Kasko...

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil
    Mar29

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s parliament has accepted the resignation of the prosecutor general who has been accused of failing to deal with the country’s endemic corruption. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil
    Mar29

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil

    Ukraine’s parliament has accepted the resignation of the prosecutor general who has been accused of failing to deal with the country’s endemic corruption. …read more Source: FOX...