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    The uncertainty surrounding ‘Brexit’ is a problem for UK stocks
    Jan18

    The uncertainty surrounding ‘Brexit’ is a problem for UK stocks

    Reuters/Reuters StaffThe largest uncertainty for domestic and foreign investors in UK equities is probably the impending referendum on UK membership of the EU; that’s according to Barclays’ UK Equity Strategy research team. The British government has promised that an “in” / “out” referendum on the country’s membership of the...

    Ukraine warns of more malware attacks after Kiev airport hit
    Jan18

    Ukraine warns of more malware attacks after Kiev airport hit

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-UA) warned on Monday of the threat of possible further virus attacks after… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Halts Trade With Annexed Crimea
    Jan18

    Ukraine Halts Trade With Annexed Crimea

    A Ukrainian government order to cut off trade with the Russian-annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea has come into effect. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Highlights from the Fourth Democratic Debate
    Jan18

    Highlights from the Fourth Democratic Debate

    The three Democratic candidates gathered in Charleston, South Carolina, on January 17 for their fourth debate of the primary season. Read the highlights from the debate below and follow along at our blog Minutes, where we’ll be covering the action as it unfolds.Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders Clash Over Gun ControlNBC began the night...

    What Is Going on in Ukraine Now?
    Jan18

    What Is Going on in Ukraine Now?

    On the face of it, the conflict in Ukraine seems to have stabilized somewhat. Sporadic shelling aside, the last few months of 2015 saw the “hot” phase of the conflict in eastern Ukraine wind down to a relative calm. Both parties’ forces have been slowly withdrawing in accordance with the latest ceasefire agreement, and while there were some...

    The Cyberattack on Ukraine’s Power Grid Is a Warning of What’s to Come
    Jan18

    The Cyberattack on Ukraine’s Power Grid Is a Warning of What’s to Come

    When more than 100,000 people in and around the Ukrainian city of Ivano-Frankivsk were left without power for six hours, the Ukrainian energy ministry accused Russia of launching a cyberattack on the country’s national energy grid. Now reports released by security researchers from the SANS Industrial Control Systems team and the Industrial...

    4 members of Ukrainian family among dead in Burkina Faso
    Jan17

    4 members of Ukrainian family among dead in Burkina Faso

    MOSCOW (AP) — Four members of a Ukrainian family, including a 9-year-old child, were among those killed when al-Qaida fighters attacked a popular cafe and hotel in Burkina Faso’s capital of Ouagadougou, Ukraine’s foreign minister said Sunday. The Italian foreign ministry said in a statement Sunday the 9-year-old son of Gaetano...

    Survivors recall narrow escape from Burkina Faso attack
    Jan17

    Survivors recall narrow escape from Burkina Faso attack

    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — As al-Qaida fighters attacked the cafe where he worked, Clement Djiguende was saved by chance: A jihadist who had been firing at patrons simply ran out of bullets. The gun stuck for a moment. Then the militant, dressed in black and a turban, tried several times to reload. That’s when Djiguende and another...

    Lt.-Col. Tim Arsenault assumes command of Joint Task Force-Ukraine from Lt.-Col. Jason Guiney
    Jan17

    Lt.-Col. Tim Arsenault assumes command of Joint Task Force-Ukraine from Lt.-Col. Jason Guiney

    Lieutenant-Colonel Tim Arsenault assumed command on Sunday of Joint Task Force-Ukraine (JTF-U) from Lieutenant-Colonel Jason Guiney during a ceremony which took place at the International Peacekeeping and Security Centre in Starychi, Ukraine, as part of Operation UNIFIER, Canada’s military training mission in Ukraine. As commander of JTF-U,...

    4 members of Ukrainian family among dead in Burkina Faso
    Jan17

    4 members of Ukrainian family among dead in Burkina Faso

    MOSCOW (AP) — Four members of a Ukrainian family, including a 9-year-old child, were among those killed when al-Qaida fighters attacked a popular cafe and hotel in Burkina Faso’s capital of Ouagadougou, Ukraine’s foreign minister said Sunday. …read more Source: U.S....