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    U.S. officially accuses Russia of election hacking campaign
    Oct08

    U.S. officially accuses Russia of election hacking campaign

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration on Friday officially accused Russia of attempting to interfere in the 2016 elections, including by hacking the computers of the Democratic National Committee and other political organizations. The denunciation, made by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and the Department of Homeland...

    Grapes of Wrath
    Oct08

    Grapes of Wrath

    As the grape harvest season approaches, Georgia, a country that George W. Bush once called a “beacon of liberty” is today holding parliamentary elections that could serve as a litmus test for the country’s democratic development. The small Caucasian country, that after the Rose Revolution in 2003 managed to transform itself from an...

    Putin’s challenge for the next US president
    Oct08

    Putin’s challenge for the next US president

    When Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump address security challenges to America and its allies in the next four years, Vladimir Putin’s Russia will loom large. This is no longer post-communist Russia attempting the transition to a market-based democracy and looking up to the West. That transformation was an epic failure. In Putin’s...

    U.S.: Only Russia Could Have Authorized Hack of Democrats
    Oct08

    U.S.: Only Russia Could Have Authorized Hack of Democrats

    The U.S. government for the first time on Friday formally accused Russia of a campaign of cyber attacks against Democratic Party organizations ahead of the Nov. 8 presidential election. “We believe, based on the scope and sensitivity of these efforts, that only Russia’s senior-most officials could have authorized these...

    Georgia holds parliamentary election amid mounting tensions
    Oct08

    Georgia holds parliamentary election amid mounting tensions

    TBILISI, Georgia — An undercurrent of political violence is unsettling voters in Georgia as they elect members of parliament on Saturday from a field that includes candidates from the country’s two main parties and a bewildering array of nearly two dozen other groups. It’s unlikely that the election’s outcome will dim the former...

    Germany’s Steinmeier Says East-West Tensions ‘More Dangerous’ Than Cold War
    Oct08

    Germany’s Steinmeier Says East-West Tensions ‘More Dangerous’ Than Cold War

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has called the current escalation of tensions created by souring relations between the United States and Russia “more dangerous” than the Cold War. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    These are the 10 Killer Weapons Russia and America Would Use in a War
    Oct08

    These are the 10 Killer Weapons Russia and America Would Use in a War

    TNI Staff Security, Let’s just it never happens–considering both countries have thousands of nuclear weapons. Between the never ending conflict in Ukraine, the crisis in Syria and now allegations that Russia has engaged in cyber hacking against America, relations between Moscow and Washington have reached a low not seen since the...

    Survivors of Communism Speak at George Mason University
    Oct08

    Survivors of Communism Speak at George Mason University

    “Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.” – Winston Churchill The Ronald Reagan lecture series introduced three distinguished speakers, two survivors of communism from Cuba and Ukraine, and the American child of a Vietnamese family who fled...

    US Cyberattack Claims Fan ‘Anti-Russian Hysteria,’ Moscow Says
    Oct08

    US Cyberattack Claims Fan ‘Anti-Russian Hysteria,’ Moscow Says

    U.S. accusations that Russia was responsible for cyberattacks against Democratic Party organizations lack any proof and are an attempt by Washington to fan “unprecedented anti-Russian hysteria”, the Foreign Ministry in Moscow said. The U.S. government for the first time Friday formally accused Russia of a campaign of cyberattacks...

    Concerns about crowd trouble as Ukraine plays Kosovo
    Oct08

    Concerns about crowd trouble as Ukraine plays Kosovo

    Anti-discrimination group the FARE Network says there is “a very high risk” of crowd trouble when Ukraine plays Kosovo in a World Cup qualifier Sunday being staged in Poland. FARE’s … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...