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    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....

    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...

    NSA: Cyber Attacks Are Becoming More Sophisticated, Aggressive, and Disruptive
    Nov16

    NSA: Cyber Attacks Are Becoming More Sophisticated, Aggressive, and Disruptive

    Cyber attacks by foreign nations and criminals against both government and private sector networks are increasing in both sophistication and scale, a senior National Security Agency official said Wednesday. Jonathan L. Darby, deputy chief of NSA’s cybersecurity operations group, said in a speech that recent cyber attacks against...

    The Paradise Papers: A Reading Guide
    Nov16

    The Paradise Papers: A Reading Guide

    This past Sunday, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalism released the Paradise Papers, a new trove of documents showing the opaque networks, shell companies, and gaping regulatory loopholes that the world’s wealthy use to stash their gains abroad. The revelations therein are still sending shockwaves through Western...

    EU Parliament Hails Georgia, Ukraine, Moldova Reforms; Eyes Russia Pressure
    Nov15

    EU Parliament Hails Georgia, Ukraine, Moldova Reforms; Eyes Russia Pressure

    European Parliament lawmakers overwhelmingly passed a resolution praising reforms in Georgia, Ukraine, and Moldova and said the three former Soviet republics could eventually be considered for membership in the European Union. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Paul Manafort’s indictment made headlines in Ukraine too
    Nov15

    Paul Manafort’s indictment made headlines in Ukraine too

    Ukrainian investigators hope that the news will help them with investigations into a former leader. …read more Source: Public Radio...