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    Senior U.S. Diplomat Warns Of Russia’s ‘Clear, Real’ Threat To The West
    Nov16

    Senior U.S. Diplomat Warns Of Russia’s ‘Clear, Real’ Threat To The West

    A senior U.S. State Department official says Russia’s actions over the past decade have shown that Moscow’s willingness to violate the sovereignty and territorial integrity of other nations is “real” and not “simply rhetorical.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Britain Accuses Russia of Brexit Vote Meddling as New Evidence Emerges
    Nov16

    Britain Accuses Russia of Brexit Vote Meddling as New Evidence Emerges

    After widespread allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, the first evidence is emerging of possible attempts by Moscow to influence Britain’s referendum on leaving the European Union. Researchers have identified thousands of social media accounts that promoted anti-EU messages or sought to whip up...

    EU Commissioner Confident Of Reduction Of Roaming Charges For Eastern Partners
    Nov16

    EU Commissioner Confident Of Reduction Of Roaming Charges For Eastern Partners

    Johannes Hahn, the EU’s European neighborhood policy and enlargement negotiations commissioner, says he is working on lowering the roaming tariffs between the EU and Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine, and is aiming for their eventual abolition. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Investigators Fear Corruption Cases Could Get Buried
    Nov16

    Ukraine Investigators Fear Corruption Cases Could Get Buried

    By Matthias Williams and Pavel PolityukKIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian investigators fear corruption probes could get buried because the national… …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukrainian Parliament Passes Bill To Protect Businesses From Abuse By Law Enforcement

    The Ukrainian parliament has passed a bill that amends existing legislation to protect businesses against extortion, harassment, and illegal searches by law enforcement agencies. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump Biz Ally Agrees To Give Interview In Senate Committee’s Russia Probe
    Nov16

    Trump Biz Ally Agrees To Give Interview In Senate Committee’s Russia Probe

    One of Donald Trump’s former real estate partners has agreed to be interviewed by the Senate Judiciary Committee. Felix Sater, who tried to broker a deal to build a Trump Tower in Moscow during the 2016 election, told TPM that he will cooperate. “I intend on cooperating fully with any and all government agencies and investigations,” Sater...

    Russian-Appointed Judges In Occupied Crimea Convict Ukrainian As ‘Saboteur’
    Nov16

    Russian-Appointed Judges In Occupied Crimea Convict Ukrainian As ‘Saboteur’

    Russian-appointed court officials in Ukraine’s occupied Crimean Peninsula have convicted a Ukrainian citizen on charges of attempted sabotage and illegally possessing weapons, sentencing the man to five years in prison. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kyrgyz President-Elect’s Brother Appointed Ambassador To Ukraine
    Nov16

    Kyrgyz President-Elect’s Brother Appointed Ambassador To Ukraine

    A brother of Kyrgyzstan’s president-elect, Sooronbai Jeenbekov, has been appointed as Kyrgyzstan’s new ambassador to Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Cyber Insecurity: the high stakes of data protection in an  interconnected world
    Nov16

    Cyber Insecurity: the high stakes of data protection in an interconnected world

    TORONTO — What is nearly imperceptible, leaks important secrets and can keep Canada’s top bankers up at night? A cyberattack. It’s not a punch line but a seriously haunting prospect for those in the upper echelons of Canadian governments and corporations. When Victor Dodig checks his phone in the morning, the chief executive of CIBC...

    Kyiv Welcomes ‘Any Steps’ By Russia To Revive Exchanges With Separatists
    Nov16

    Kyiv Welcomes ‘Any Steps’ By Russia To Revive Exchanges With Separatists

    Ukraine’s main security agency says it welcomes “any steps” by Russia that would facilitate exchanges of people held by Kyiv and the Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...