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    U.S. Military Practices for A Second D-Day Landing (And Its Aimed at Russia)
    Jun12

    U.S. Military Practices for A Second D-Day Landing (And Its Aimed at Russia)

    Russ Read Security, Europe U.S. Marines engaged in a mock beach landing in the Baltics on Tuesday in a scene reminiscent of the D-Day landings of World War II. The drill took place as part of NATO’s Exercise Baltic Operations (BALTOPS), an annual exercise involving approximately 6,000 troops that runs from June 1 to 16. The drill, which...

    Iron Wolf 2017: Lithuania Launches Over 5,000-Strong Military Drill With NATO Allies
    Jun12

    Iron Wolf 2017: Lithuania Launches Over 5,000-Strong Military Drill With NATO Allies

    The Baltics have been particularly worried about Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. …read more Source:...

    There’s now malicious software that can cause power outages
    Jun12

    There’s now malicious software that can cause power outages

    Two cyber security companies said they have uncovered a sophisticated piece of malicious software capable of causing power outages by ordering industrial computers to shut down electricity transmission. Analysis of the malware, known as Crash Override or Industroyer, indicates it was likely used in a December 2016 cyber attack that cut power in...

    Ukraine Bans Russian St. George Ribbon
    Jun12

    Ukraine Bans Russian St. George Ribbon

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a law banning the St. George ribbon, which is seen by many Ukrainians as symbol of Russian aggression. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, June 12, 2017
    Jun12

    The Morning Vertical, June 12, 2017

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

    The Daily Vertical: Making Russia Great Again
    Jun12

    The Daily Vertical: Making Russia Great Again

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Making Russia Great Again (Transcript)
    Jun12

    The Daily Vertical: Making Russia Great Again (Transcript)

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    How Russia Targets the U.S. Military
    Jun12

    How Russia Targets the U.S. Military

    In the fall of 2013, Veterans Today, a fringe American news site that also offers former service members help finding jobs and paying medical bills, struck up a new partnership. It began posting content from New Eastern Outlook, a geopolitical journal published by the government-chartered Russian Academy of Sciences, and running headlines like...

    “Tear Down This Wall” at Thirty
    Jun12

    “Tear Down This Wall” at Thirty

    Whatever the West does, it is likely that it will endure a significant threat to global peace and stability during the next few years. Despite President Trump’s apparent desire to work outside the current system, crises in Syria, North Korea, and elsewhere have already demonstrated that dramatic change is best managed when Atlantic nations...

    Forget Comey. The Real Story Is Russia’s War on America
    Jun12

    Forget Comey. The Real Story Is Russia’s War on America

    It was a breezy, surprisingly pleasant summer week in Washington as the frenzy around potential Trump-Russia revelations reached near-carnival levels. On Thursday, brightly clad groups scattered across the lawns of Capitol Hill could almost have been picnickers — if not for the mounds of cable leashing them to nearby satellite trucks. Every news...