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    Refugees, trade and climate are top issues at upcoming G20 summit
    Jul03

    Refugees, trade and climate are top issues at upcoming G20 summit

    The G20 summit on July 7-8 comes amid tensions over trade, climate, and refugee policy and increased uncertainty over the U.S. commitment to multilateral institutions. Introduction The annual summit of the Group of Twenty (G20), a gathering of the world’s largest economies, has evolved into a major forum for discussing the most pressing...

    Ukrainian firm at center of cyberattack will face charges, official says
    Jul03

    Ukrainian firm at center of cyberattack will face charges, official says

    KIEV, Ukraine — The small Ukrainian tax software company that is accused of being the patient zero of a damaging global cyberepidemic is under investigation and will face charges, the head of Ukraine’s CyberPolice suggested Monday. Col. Serhiy Demydiuk, the head of Ukraine’s national Cyberpolice unit, said in an interview with The...

    Freedom Isn’t Free: An Independence Day Reminder From the War in Ukraine
    Jul03

    Freedom Isn’t Free: An Independence Day Reminder From the War in Ukraine

    KYIV, Ukraine—I arrived in Ukraine for the first time in July 2014, three years ago this month. I originally planned to stay for three weeks. I never would have thought then, that by Independence Day 2017, three years later, I’d still be here, still reporting on the war. On that warm summer day of my arrival in Kyiv three years ago, the...

    Russia’s Kaspersky Lab offers up source code for US government scrutiny
    Jul03

    Russia’s Kaspersky Lab offers up source code for US government scrutiny

    By RAPHAEL SATTER and VERONIKA SILCHENKO, Associated Press MOSCOW — The chief executive of Russia’s Kaspersky Lab says he’s ready to have his company’s source code examined by U.S. government officials to help dispel long-lingering suspicions about his company’s ties to the Kremlin. In an interview with The Associated...

    Official: firm at center of cyberattack knew of problems
    Jul03

    Official: firm at center of cyberattack knew of problems

    The small Ukrainian tax software company that is accused of being the patient zero of a damaging global cyberepidemic is under investigation and will face charges, the head of Ukraine’s … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Some companies hit by cyberattack edge closer to recovery
    Jul03

    Some companies hit by cyberattack edge closer to recovery

    KIEV, Ukraine — Two of the companies hardest hit by last week’s cyberattack say they were edging closer to recovery as Ukraine continued to sort through the aftermath of the dramatic outbreak. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Trump to talk Syria, Ukraine during meeting with Putin: report
    Jul03

    Trump to talk Syria, Ukraine during meeting with Putin: report

    President Trump reportedly plans to talk with Russian President Vladimir Putin about Syria and Ukraine when the two leaders meet later this week.Two administration officials … …read more Source: The...

    How a Russian Street Art Museum Defies Kremlin Censors
    Jul03

    How a Russian Street Art Museum Defies Kremlin Censors

    St. Petersburg is a museum city, its gold-filigreed heart pulsing with tsarist palaces, Baroque churches, and Art Nouveau mansions. The city’s historical fantasia charms millions of tourists every year, but some locals are itching to infuse their hometown with new life. The city’s Street Art Museum, opened in 2014 by father and son...

    Jake Tapper criticizes Trump for controversial tweets — then it backfires big time
    Jul02

    Jake Tapper criticizes Trump for controversial tweets — then it backfires big time

    Popular CNN anchor Jake Tapper took to his Twitter account Saturday to criticize President Donald Trump and his habit of using Twitter to air out his grievances with the media. In a series of four tweets, Tapper rebuked Trump for continually using his Twitter account as a platform for “attacking journalists” instead of discussing policy issues...

    Overnight Shelling In Mariyinka, Eastern Ukraine
    Jul02

    Overnight Shelling In Mariyinka, Eastern Ukraine

    RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service published this video from the frontline town of Mariyinka, where heavy shelling overnight on June 30-July 1 damaged a number of residents’ homes. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...