EXCLUSIVE Russian hackers linked to new Brexit leak website, Google says

EXCLUSIVE Russian hackers linked to new Brexit leak website, Google says

WASHINGTON/LONDON, May 25 (Reuters) – A new website that published leaked emails from several leading proponents of Britain’s exit from the European Union has been linked to Russian hackers, according to a Google cybersecurity official and its former head of British Foreign Intelligence. The website – titled “Very English Coop d’Etat” – says it has … Read more

Russia ready to set up corridor for ships leaving Ukraine with food, subject to conditions

Russia ready to set up corridor for ships leaving Ukraine with food, subject to conditions

Ukrainian corn is pictured in a silo in the Romanian Black Sea port of Constanta, Romania, April 28, 2022. Inquam Photos/Daniel Stoenciu via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register A solution to the food problem requires a broad approach – Moscow This includes lifting some sanctions from Russia – Moscow Moscow … Read more

Ukraine collects Russian dead in refrigerated train for prisoner swap

Ukraine collects Russian dead in refrigerated train for prisoner swap

Bodies sometimes exchanged for prisoners Ukraine uses DNA and tattoos to identify corpses 12 bodies found in 3 days in one village MALA ROHAN, Ukraine, May 24 (Reuters) – Ukraine is collecting the bodies of dead Russian soldiers strewn among the rubble of formerly occupied cities and using everything from DNA to tattoos to verify … Read more

Russia wants to strangle two Ukrainian cities

Russia wants to strangle two Ukrainian cities

As the war enters its fourth month, Russia focuses on the east Russia tries to surround Ukrainian troops in sister cities EU’s von der Leyen says Moscow arms food KYIV/SLOVYANSK, Ukraine, May 25 (Reuters) – Russian forces tried to encircle Ukrainian forces in two eastern cities that lie on opposite sides of a river, as … Read more

EU oil embargo ‘within days’ as Ukraine’s isolation drives Russia closer to China

EU oil embargo ‘within days’ as Ukraine’s isolation drives Russia closer to China

EU criticized for being too slow to respond to Russian energy Russia sees growing economic ties with China Eastern Donbas remains the focus of action on the battlefield LVIV, Ukraine/BERLIN, May 24 (Reuters) – The European Union is likely to agree an embargo on Russian oil imports “within days,” its largest member Germany said, as … Read more

Russian-appointed head of occupied Ukraine city injured in explosion

Russian-appointed head of occupied Ukraine city injured in explosion

Kiev, May 22 (Reuters) – The Russian-appointed head of the occupied Ukrainian city next to Europe’s largest nuclear power plant was injured in an explosion on Sunday, a Ukrainian official and a Russian news agency said. Andrei Shevchik, who was appointed mayor of Enerhodar by Russia after the city’s occupation, was in intensive care after … Read more

Ukraine must determine its own future, says Polish president

Ukraine must determine its own future, says Polish president

Polish President Andrzej Duda speaks at a joint press conference with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda, Latvian President Egils Levits and Estonian President Alar Karis (not pictured), as the Russian attack on Ukraine continues, in Kiev, Ukraine April 13, 2022 REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register … Read more

Putin pledges to strengthen Russian IT security in the face of cyber-attacks

Putin pledges to strengthen Russian IT security in the face of cyber-attacks

May 20 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said Friday that the number of cyber attacks against Russia by foreign “state structures” had multiplied and that Russia should strengthen its cyber defenses by reducing the use of foreign software and hardware. The websites of many state-owned companies and news websites have suffered from sporadic hacking attempts … Read more

Germany and Italy approved Russian gas payments after Brussels nod – sources

Germany and Italy approved Russian gas payments after Brussels nod – sources

A model of the natural gas pipeline can be seen for the displayed colors of the EU and Russia flag in this image, taken March 8, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Some EU countries refuse to comply with Russian payment requests Others approve Russian payments after talks with … Read more

EU plans to map flight route from Russian fossil fuels

EU plans to map flight route from Russian fossil fuels

A 3D-printed natural gas pipeline is superimposed on EU and Russian flags shown in this image, taken Jan. 31, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BRUSSELS, May 18 (Reuters) – The European Commission will unveil on Wednesday a €210 billion plan for how Europe can end its dependence on … Read more