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    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...

    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...

    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...

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

    2 Russian border guards get lost, end up in Ukraine

    2 Russian border guards get lost, end up in Ukraine MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s domestic security agency says two border guards got lost and ended up in Ukraine. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    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 have got lost and ended up in Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    Trump and Putin meet next week. Guess which one has an agenda?
    Jun30

    Trump and Putin meet next week. Guess which one has an agenda?

    Putin will bring a specific list of demands. Trump, not so much. A senior member of George W. Bush’s Cabinet once told me a revealing story about Vladimir Putin. Each meeting, the official said, began the same way: Putin would reach into his suit jacket pocket, remove notecards listing perceived American sins against Russia, and read them...

    Moscow’s hand seen in three deaths in car blasts of Ukrainian servicemen
    Jun30

    Moscow’s hand seen in three deaths in car blasts of Ukrainian servicemen

    KYIV – Three high-ranking Ukrainian service personnel have been killed in car explosions in the past three months, leading some experts to believe that Russia is specifically targeting an emerging cadre of proven field leaders. Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) Col. Yuriy Voznyi became the latest victim on June 27. A passenger vehicle in which...

    Husband of Fulbrighter uses time  in Ukraine to trace ethnic roots
    Jun30

    Husband of Fulbrighter uses time in Ukraine to trace ethnic roots

    KYIV – Greg Stricharchuk, 67, grew up in the multi-ethnic Tremont neighborhood of Cleveland believing he was Russian. He worshipped at the St. Theodosius Russian Orthodox Cathedral and attended wedding receptions at Lemko Hall, both of which were featured in the Oscar-winning 1978 movie “The Deer Hunter.” His father, Josip, was a crane operator...

    Ukraine’s blocking of Russian social networks: Anti-democratic move or antidote to disinformation?
    Jun30

    Ukraine’s blocking of Russian social networks: Anti-democratic move or antidote to disinformation?

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko signed a decree, back on May 15, introducing a new package of sanctions against Russian companies and individuals (President.gov.ua, May 15). However, it was the decision to block two extremely popular Russian online social networks – Vkontakte (VK) and Odnoklassniki, embraced by more than 15 million...

    Ukraine’s performance better than expected in 2016-2017, with room for improvement
    Jun30

    Ukraine’s performance better than expected in 2016-2017, with room for improvement

    Annual report card WASHINGTON – At the fifth annual yearly summit of the U.S.-Ukraine working group, the Center for U.S.-Ukraine Relations (CUSUR) presented an expanded program with over two dozen scholars, diplomats, and foreign and military affairs experts addressing a rapt audience in Washington. In a conference room located one city block...