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    Romania turns hacking crisis into advantage, helping Ukraine
    May13

    Romania turns hacking crisis into advantage, helping Ukraine

    Ukraine says Russia’s Federal Security Service is coordinating attacks on government offices as part of a proxy war against Ukraine’s government, amid real fighting between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels in the east. Ukrainian security operatives say that, with Romania’s help, they have foiled attempts to spread...

    Kerry says ‘critical moment’ for Russia to fulfil Ukraine truce
    May13

    Kerry says ‘critical moment’ for Russia to fulfil Ukraine truce

    Antalya (Turkey) (AFP) – US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday said it was a critical moment for Russia and separatists to fulfil a peace deal to end the fighting in Ukraine, following his talks a day earlier with President Vladimir Putin.Kerry said at a meeting of NATO foreign ministers in Turkey that it is a “critical moment...

    Decade after Uzbekistan massacre, justice remains elusive
    May13

    Decade after Uzbekistan massacre, justice remains elusive

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Thousands of protesters jammed into Babur square in the city of Andijan, relishing a rare burst of defiance as one speaker after another condemned hardship under Uzbekistan’s despotic government. Troops sent by President Islam Karimov’s Interior Ministry moved to quash the demonstration with ferocious and...

    Decade after Uzbekistan massacre, justice remains elusive
    May13

    Decade after Uzbekistan massacre, justice remains elusive

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Thousands of protesters jammed into Babur square in the city of Andijan, relishing a rare burst of defiance as one speaker after another condemned hardship under Uzbekistan’s despotic government…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Decade after Uzbekistan massacre, justice remains elusive
    May13

    Decade after Uzbekistan massacre, justice remains elusive

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Thousands of protesters jammed into Babur square in the city of Andijan, relishing a rare burst of defiance as one speaker… …read more Source:...

    Decade after Uzbekistan massacre, justice remains elusive
    May13

    Decade after Uzbekistan massacre, justice remains elusive

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Thousands of protesters jammed into Babur square in the city of Andijan, relishing a rare burst of defiance as one speaker after another condemned hardship under Uzbekistan’s despotic government. …read more Source: U.S....

    Thousands of Russian troops in Ukraine?
    May13

    Thousands of Russian troops in Ukraine?

    MOSCOW — Russia has 8,000 to 10,000 soldiers in eastern Ukraine, as the numbers swelled this year amid denials from President Vladimir Putin, according to a report compiled by slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    US, Russia vow to boost cooperation, but no concrete progress
    May13

    US, Russia vow to boost cooperation, but no concrete progress

    Sochi (Russia) (AFP) – Russia and the United States vowed to improve strained ties after “frank” talks between President Vladimir Putin and top US diplomat John Kerry, but there was no concrete breakthrough after eight hours of meetings.Kerry’s trip to the Black Sea resort of Sochi was the highest level US visit to Russia...

    US, Russia Talk Cooperation, but No Breakthroughs
    May13

    US, Russia Talk Cooperation, but No Breakthroughs

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has met with Russian President Vladimir Putin for the first time since the Kremlin’s annexation of Crimea and its ongoing support for rebels fighting in eastern Ukraine sparked the worst tensions with the West since the Cold War. The two sides, however, spoke in conciliatory tones. VOA’s Daniel...

    Kerry in Russia Holds Out Possibility of Easing Sanctions; Crimea Not Mentioned
    May13

    Kerry in Russia Holds Out Possibility of Easing Sanctions; Crimea Not Mentioned

    Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday held out the prospect of an easing of sanctions against Moscow, using his first visit to Russia since the Ukraine crisis erupted to stress the importance of the two countries cooperating in the international arena. …read more Source: CNS...