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    NATO Defense Ministers Meet To Discuss Raising Spending, Afghanistan
    Jun29

    NATO Defense Ministers Meet To Discuss Raising Spending, Afghanistan

    Defense ministers from NATO’s 29 member states are meeting in Brussels on June 29 to discuss raising defense spending further and sending more troops to Afghanistan to help the government battle a resurgent Taliban. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, June 29, 2017
    Jun29

    The Morning Vertical, June 29, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Cyberattack: Shipping giant’s terminals slowly recovering
    Jun29

    Cyberattack: Shipping giant’s terminals slowly recovering

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk, one of the global companies hardest hit by a malicious software that froze computers around the globe, said Thursday that most of its terminals are now operational, though some remain crippled. The shipping company is one of a number of major corporations and government agencies...

    Kyiv Court To Hold Hearing In Yanukovych Treason Case
    Jun29

    Kyiv Court To Hold Hearing In Yanukovych Treason Case

    A court in Kyiv is scheduled to hold a hearing in former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych’s treason case on June 29. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    We’re All Russia’s Neighbors Now
    Jun29

    We’re All Russia’s Neighbors Now

    It’s a good idea to pay very close attention to what Russia does to its neighbors, because it often foreshadows things Moscow will later try out farther to the West. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Alleges Moscow Behind Massive Cyberattack
    Jun29

    Ukraine Alleges Moscow Behind Massive Cyberattack

    A Ukraine official claimed Wednesday that Russia was behind the previous day’s cyberattack that crippled computers in government ministries and power grid facilities, banks, even at Kyiv’s international airport. Oleksandr Turchinov, secretary of Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council, made the allegation after...

    Germany Calls On Ukraine, Russia-Backed Separatists To Extend Cease-Fire
    Jun29

    Germany Calls On Ukraine, Russia-Backed Separatists To Extend Cease-Fire

    German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel called on Ukraine and Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine to extend a harvest-related cease-fire, saying it could help pave the way for a political solution. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Court In Czech Republic Closes Ukrainian Separatist Mission In Ostava
    Jun29

    Court In Czech Republic Closes Ukrainian Separatist Mission In Ostava

    A court in the Czech city of Ostrava has shut down the mission of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic because it was illegal, Ukraine’s Ambassador to the Czech Republic Yevhen Perebyinis said on June 28. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Money Not Likely Main Motive Of Cyberattackers, UN Cybercrime Chief Says
    Jun29

    Money Not Likely Main Motive Of Cyberattackers, UN Cybercrime Chief Says

    Investigators still don’t know who launched the latest global cyberattack, but the attackers’ strategy suggests money was not the main motive, the top United Nations cybercrime official said on June 29. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Cyberattack Was Meant to Paralyze, not Profit, Evidence Shows
    Jun29

    Ukraine Cyberattack Was Meant to Paralyze, not Profit, Evidence Shows

    Pinpointing the initial targets of the assault — Ukrainian accountants who use a tax preparation software required by the government — was a major clue. …read more Source: The New York...