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    Isight: Russian Hackers Target NATO, Ukraine and Others
    Oct14

    Isight: Russian Hackers Target NATO, Ukraine and Others

    Russian hackers exploited a bug in Microsoft Windows and other software to spy on computers used by NATO, the European Union, Ukraine and companies in the energy and telecommunications sectors, according to cyber intelligence firm iSight Partners. ISight said it did not know what data had been found by the hackers, though it suspected they were...

    Serbs Positive About Putin Visit
    Oct14

    Serbs Positive About Putin Visit

    Vladimir Putin is visiting events marking the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Belgrade by Soviet forces in 1944 on October 16. The visit comes as Serbia resists pressure from Western countries to join international sanctions on Russia. Belgrade residents, watching rehearsals for a planned military parade, voiced support for Putin’s...

    Clashes erupt outside Ukraine's parliament in Kiev
    Oct14

    Clashes erupt outside Ukraine's parliament in Kiev

    KIEV, Ukraine — Clashes broke out Tuesday between demonstrators and police in front of Ukraine’s parliament in Kiev as deputies inside repeatedly voted down proposals to recognize a contentious World War II-era Ukrainian partisan group as national heroes.Thousands of Svoboda nationalist party supporters rallied earlier in the capital in...

    Darth Vader Running For Ukrainian Parliament Under Aegis Of Internet Party
    Oct14

    Darth Vader Running For Ukrainian Parliament Under Aegis Of Internet Party

    The Ukrainian Internet Party is backing a dark horse candidate for parliament in the October elections. It’s a guy dressed like Darth Vader. In a series of campaign ads, the Sith lord strums the Imperial March on a traditional Ukrianian instrument, sticks his light saber in the dirt, and makes vaguely nationalistic statements in a breathy...

    In Luhansk, Death For A Cartoon?
    Oct14

    In Luhansk, Death For A Cartoon?

    If a Luhansk-based news portal is to be believed, defamation comes with a heavy price in the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    These Russian Hackers Spied on NATO and Ukraine
    Oct14

    These Russian Hackers Spied on NATO and Ukraine

    The operation used a variety of ways to attack the targets over the years, iSight said, adding that the hackers began only in August to exploit a vulnerability. …read more Source:...

    Clashes erupt outside Ukraine’s parliament
    Oct14

    Clashes erupt outside Ukraine’s parliament

    Clashes broke out Tuesday between demonstrators and police in front of Ukraine’s parliament in Kyiv as deputies inside repeatedly voted down proposals to recognize a contentious Second World War-era Ukrainian partisan group as national heroes. …read more Source: CTV...

    Serbia prepares hero’s welcome for Putin
    Oct14

    Serbia prepares hero’s welcome for Putin

    BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Soldiers are marching, battle tanks are rumbling on the streets and fighter jets are flying overhead. Putin will stop by Belgrade for only six hours to mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Serbian capital, Belgrade, from Nazi German occupation by the Red Army and Yugoslav Communist Partisans. Some Western...

    Russian Hackers Reportedly Exploited Microsoft Windows Bug To Spy On NATO, Ukraine
    Oct14

    Russian Hackers Reportedly Exploited Microsoft Windows Bug To Spy On NATO, Ukraine

    BOSTON (Reuters) – Russian hackers exploited a bug in Microsoft Windows and other software to spy on computers used by NATO, the European Union, Ukraine and companies in the energy and telecommunications sectors, according to cyber intelligence firm iSight Partners. ISight said it did not know what data had been found by the hackers, though...

    Clashes Erupt Outside Ukraine’s Parliament in Kiev
    Oct14

    Clashes Erupt Outside Ukraine’s Parliament in Kiev

    KIEV, Ukraine— Clashes broke out Tuesday between demonstrators and police in front of Ukraine’s parliament in Kiev as deputies inside repeatedly voted down proposals to recognize a contentious World War II-era Ukrainian partisan group as national heroes. Thousands of Svoboda nationalist party supporters rallied earlier in the capital in...