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    To Compare Russia and Ukraine, Look in the Trash
    Jun30

    To Compare Russia and Ukraine, Look in the Trash

    Russia and Ukraine are drowning in waste, but they have strikingly different approaches to the problem. …read more Source:...

    Ports recover, but Ukraine still disrupted by cyberattack
    Jun30

    Ports recover, but Ukraine still disrupted by cyberattack

    PARIS (AP) — Danish shipping giant A.P. Maersk-Moller says cargo terminals and port operations are returning to normal following a strikingly virulent and disruptive outbreak of malicious software. A Ukrainian government employee told The Associated Press she’s still relying on her iPhone because her office’s computers were...

    Catch up on the entire Trump-Russia scandal in just 6 minutes
    Jun30

    Catch up on the entire Trump-Russia scandal in just 6 minutes

    It’s been tough to keep track of all the allegations, counter-allegations, denials, revelations, leaks, and tweets surrounding the connections between Russia, the 2016 election, and President Donald Trump’s administration. Here’s a quick guide to what we know (and what we don’t). So, did Russia interfere in the 2016...

    Forget the stupid tweets: There’s big news on Trump’s Russia connections — and he doesn’t want you to read it
    Jun30

    Forget the stupid tweets: There’s big news on Trump’s Russia connections — and he doesn’t want you to read it

    Vladimir Putin; Donald Trump (Credit: AP/Alexei Nikolsky/Susan Walsh) Well, Thursday was a lot of fun, wasn’t it? We got to spend the day wallowing in presidential misogyny, a treat we haven’t been able to savor since we heard Donald Trump brag about getting away with random crotch grabbing because he is such a “star.” No one can be...

    Ukrainian Firefighters Battle Forest Fire Near Chernobyl Nuclear Plant
    Jun30

    Ukrainian Firefighters Battle Forest Fire Near Chernobyl Nuclear Plant

    Ukrainian firefighters are battling to contain a forest fire inside the irradiated exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear plant, officials say. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lessons from Canada’s internment of the Ukrainians
    Jun30

    Lessons from Canada’s internment of the Ukrainians

    It’s a small case in a big hall. I have no idea of how many people will pause beside it, but millions of visitors will eventually tour through the Canadian History Hall. The first guests entering this newly renovated space within the Canadian Museum of History will arrive today, Canada Day, the 150th birthday of our country. Odds are more...

    The ‘Petya’ global cyberattack may have just been cover for an attack in Ukraine
    Jun30

    The ‘Petya’ global cyberattack may have just been cover for an attack in Ukraine

    The attack hit more than 60 countries, crippling countless companies — and it might just have been a smokescreen. …read more Source: Business...

    Grave robbers exhume bodies of Holocaust victims from Crimean killing trench
    Jun30

    Grave robbers exhume bodies of Holocaust victims from Crimean killing trench

    (JTA) — Police in Crimea, a territory that Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014, are investigating the desecration by robbers of a mass grave of Holocaust victims near the city of Simferopol. The investigation opened Tuesday following the unauthorized exhumations performed last week at the site of a firing trench, where Nazis and their...

    Global cyberattack seems intent on havoc, not extortion
    Jun30

    Global cyberattack seems intent on havoc, not extortion

    PARIS (AP) — A cyberattack that caused indiscriminate economic damage around the world was apparently designed to create maximum havoc in Russia’s neighbor and adversary Ukraine, security researchers said. Computers were disabled at banks, government agencies, energy companies, supermarkets, railways and telecommunications providers. Firms...

    Fmr. Lithuanian Defense Minister: Ukraine is ‘Frontline’ Defending Western Democracies From Kremlin
    Jun30

    Fmr. Lithuanian Defense Minister: Ukraine is ‘Frontline’ Defending Western Democracies From Kremlin

    Ukraine is on the frontline of defending western democracies against Russia’s global disinformation campaign, Lithuania’s former defense minister said Wednesday. Rasa Jukneviciene, who serves as deputy chair of the national security and defense committee in the Lithuanian Parliament, said the European Union and NATO need to step up...