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    Ukraine Holds Kazakh Blogger Who Fled To Kyiv
    Oct25

    Ukraine Holds Kazakh Blogger Who Fled To Kyiv

    A Kazakh blogger who fled to Ukraine after criticizing President Nursultan Nazarbaev’s government has been ordered held in custody amid fears she could be extradited, her lawyer says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Sobchak Launches Campaign For Kremlin With Call To Release ‘Political Prisoners’
    Oct25

    Sobchak Launches Campaign For Kremlin With Call To Release ‘Political Prisoners’

    Ksenia Sobchak — the Russian socialite, TV personality, and opposition activist who announced last week she would run in the presidential election in March — has called on the authorities to release political prisoners. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Sobchak Launches Campaign For Kremlin With Call To Release ‘Political Prisoners’
    Oct25

    Sobchak Launches Campaign For Kremlin With Call To Release ‘Political Prisoners’

    Ksenia Sobchak — the Russian socialite, TV personality, and opposition activist who announced last week she would run in the presidential election in March — has called on the authorities to release political prisoners. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia’s Pussy Riot Protests For Imprisoned Ukrainian Filmmaker Inside Trump Tower
    Oct25

    Russia’s Pussy Riot Protests For Imprisoned Ukrainian Filmmaker Inside Trump Tower

    Members of the Russian performance-art collective Pussy Riot have carried out a protest in support of jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleh Sentsov at Trump Tower in New York City. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Saakashvili Rallies Supporters As Kyiv Moves To Extradite Him
    Oct25

    Saakashvili Rallies Supporters As Kyiv Moves To Extradite Him

    Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili has called upon his supporters in Ukraine to protect him from Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    BadRabbit, ransomware strain, infects Russian media outlets, Ukrainian transport sector
    Oct25

    BadRabbit, ransomware strain, infects Russian media outlets, Ukrainian transport sector

    A strain of ransomware has seized computer systems used by a handful of Russian media outlets and the Ukrainian transportation sector amid a wave of cyberattacks affecting victims across Eastern Europe. Dubbed “BadRabbit,” the virus claimed victims Tuesday including Russian newswire Interfax and Ukraine’s Odessa International...

    New Cyberattacks Hit Ukraine, Russia
    Oct25

    New Cyberattacks Hit Ukraine, Russia

    A cyberattack on October 24 targeted a major Ukrainian international airport, the Kyiv subway ticketing system, and three Russian media outlets. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    I’ll Call That Interesting
    Oct24

    I’ll Call That Interesting

    Robert Mueller is now looking into Democratic uber-lobbyist Tony Podesta as part of his probe into lobbying work tied to Paul Manafort. This is not part to the Russian tampering in the 2016 election but rather the 2012-14 era work in Ukraine that Podesta worked with Manafort on. Tierney Sneed has our story. …read more Source:...

    Mueller Investigation Moves To Brother of Hillary Campaign Chair
    Oct24

    Mueller Investigation Moves To Brother of Hillary Campaign Chair

    And we aren’t even talking Rosatom and Uranium One yet. Hillary’s “Trump is a Russian agent” excuse for losing the election has not aged well. And considering the Podesta Group’s Russian lobbying, it was only a matter of time until any investigation of Russian influence would drag them in. Between the notorious...

    Report: Major Dem Lobbyist A Mueller Target For Work Connected To Manafort
    Oct24

    Report: Major Dem Lobbyist A Mueller Target For Work Connected To Manafort

    A prominent Democratic lobbyist whose brother happened to chair Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign has become the subject of a criminal inquiry as part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, NBC News reported Monday. Mueller’s reported interest in Tony Podesta, and his Dem-leaning lobbying firm the Podesta Group,...