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Ukraine, separatists must act to stave off 'humanitarian disaster': aid, security groups

By Gleb Garanich & Tom Miles AVDIYIVKA, Ukraine/GENEVA (Reuters) – International security & aid organizations appealed to Ukraine & Russian-backed separatists on Friday to withdraw from front lines where fighting…

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U.S. official sees more cyber attacks on industrial control systems

By Jim Finkle MIAMI (Reuters) – A U.S. government cyber security official warned that authorities have seen an increase in attacks that penetrate industrial control system networks over the past…

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U.S. helping Ukraine investigate December power grid hack

By Dustin Volz & Jim Finkle WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said on Tuesday it was helping Ukraine investigate an apparent attack last month on the…

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Ukraine to probe suspected Russian cyber attack on grid

By Pavel Polityuk KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine will investigate a suspected cyber attack on its power grid, the energy ministry said on Thursday, an incident the country's secret service has…

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Political feuding imperils Ukraine's future, Obama's record

By Alessandra Prentice & Pavel Polityuk KIEV (Reuters) – On his most recent visit to Kiev, U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden said he spends more time speaking to Ukrainian officials than…

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OSCE mission comes under fire in eastern Ukraine

MOSCOW (AP) — A team of international observers monitoring the shaky cease-fire in eastern Ukraine says it came under fire while inspecting a village. No injuries were reported in the…

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Behind the scary headlines, 2015 gives reason for optimism

By Joseph D'Urso LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – This year may be remembered for barrel bombs, beheadings & the Bataclan massacre, yet according to a Harvard psychologist, a remarkable long…

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EU's Juncker recommends visa liberalisation for Ukraine, Georgia, Kosovo

Brussels (AFP) – European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker said Friday the EU should offer visa-free short-stay travel to the bloc for Ukraine, Georgia & Kosovo, all three locked in bitter…

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Migrant crisis, Britain dominate European summit

Brussels (AFP) – European leaders tackled the migration crisis & Britain's reform demands at a summit on Thursday, twin challenges threatening the unity of the EU as one of the…

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Kerry heads to Moscow for tough Syria, Ukraine talks

PARIS (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Russia to try & narrow gaps with Russian leaders over a political transition to end Syria's civil war…

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