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Ukraine says Russia involved in cyber attack

Ukraine says Russia involved in cyber attack

Ukraine's state security service (SBU) said on Saturday that the Russian security services were involved in a recent cyber attack that hit Ukraine, saying the aim was to destroy important data and spread panic.

Ukraine power company hit by second cyber attack

Ukraine power company hit by second cyber attack

Ukrainian state power distributor Ukrenergo was hit by another cyber-attack on Thursday which used a computer virus different from one that hit Ukraine on Tuesday, said Ukrenergo's acting head said.

Cyber attack sweeps globe, researchers see 'WannaCry' link

Cyber attack sweeps globe, researchers see 'WannaCry' link

A major global cyber attack disrupted computers at Russia's biggest oil company, Ukrainian banks and multinational firms with a virus similar to the ransomware that infected more than 300,000 computers last month.

Kiev car bomb kills Ukrainian colonel

Kiev car bomb kills Ukrainian colonel

A colonel in Ukraine's military intelligence was killed by a car bomb in central Kiev on Tuesday, the defence ministry said, describing the incident as a "terrorist act".

EU approves visa-free travel for Ukrainians

EU approves visa-free travel for Ukrainians

The EU on Thursday approved visa-free travel for Ukrainians, fulfilling a key promise to cement ties with Kiev as it remains embroiled in a deadly conflict with Russian-backed rebels.

Tillerson to visit Russia on April 11-12, says Moscow

Tillerson to visit Russia on April 11-12, says Moscow

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will make his first visit to Moscow next week, Russia's foreign ministry said on Wednesday, as the Kremlin looks to improve ties with Donald Trump's administration.

Ukraine's first wheelchair model breaks taboos

Ukraine's first wheelchair model breaks taboos

When Alexandra Kutas headlined a recent fashion show in Kiev it was not just a personal dream come true but also a victory for disabled people in her homeland Ukraine.

Ukraine clashes flare for fifth day despite global concern

Ukraine clashes flare for fifth day despite global concern

Ukraine's military began distributing food on Thursday to crowds of local residents in a frontline town battered by five days of violence that has sparked global condemnation and concern.

Ukraine says more soldiers killed in deadliest clashes

Ukraine says more soldiers killed in deadliest clashes

Five Ukrainian soldiers were killed and nine wounded as a result of an offensive by pro-Russian separatists over the weekend, the Ukrainian military said on Monday - the deadliest fighting in eastern regions since mid-December

Ukraine files 'terrorism' case against Russia

Ukraine files 'terrorism' case against Russia

Ukraine has filed a case at the UN's top court accusing Russia of sponsoring ‘terrorism’ and demanding Moscow pay damages for the shelling of civilians and the downing of flight MH17, officials said Tuesday.

Ukraine investigates suspected cyber attack on Kiev power grid

Ukraine investigates suspected cyber attack on Kiev power grid

Ukraine is investigating a suspected cyber attack on Kiev's power grid at the weekend, the latest in a series of strikes on its energy and financial infrastructure, the head of the state-run power distributor said on Tuesday.

Russia has given MH17 radar data to Netherlands

Russia has given MH17 radar data to Netherlands

Russia has handed over to the Netherlands raw radar data from the area where Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was downed over rebel-held eastern Ukraine in 2014, Moscow confirmed Thursday.