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      Trump says it’s ‘time to move forward’ with Russia
      Jul09

      Trump says it’s ‘time to move forward’ with Russia

      WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that “it is time to move forward in working constructively with Russia” after his lengthy meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Germany. But he is still avoiding the question of whether he accepts Putin’s denial that Russia was responsible for meddling in the 2016 election....

      Grins and handshakes as Trump encounters Putin for 1st time
      Jul07

      Grins and handshakes as Trump encounters Putin for 1st time

      HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — With broad grins and a warm handshake, President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin warmed up for their historic encounter on Friday under the shadow of U.S. outrage about Russian election-meddling and nagging questions about potential Trump campaign collusion. Ahead of a formal, sit-down meeting, Trump and...

      Putin, Trump to meet in Germany amid a sea of disputes
      Jul06

      Putin, Trump to meet in Germany amid a sea of disputes

      MOSCOW (AP) — For Russian President Vladimir Putin, a meeting with U.S. counterpart Donald Trump on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit in Germany offers a long-sought opportunity to negotiate a rapprochement with Washington. But controversy over the Trump campaign’s ties with Russia will loom over the talks, making any agreements...

      Cyberattack may not have been meant to get money
      Jun29

      Cyberattack may not have been meant to get money

      PARIS (AP) — The dramatic data-scrambling attack that hit computers around the world Tuesday appears to be contained. But with the damage and disruption still coming into focus, security experts worry the sudden explosion of malicious software may have been more sinister than a criminally minded shakedown of computer users. “There may be a more...

      Merkel wants to restart Minsk talks on eastern Ukraine
      May20

      Merkel wants to restart Minsk talks on eastern Ukraine

      BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has told Ukraine’s president that she wants to initiate new talks on the stagnant peace process in his country. The German news agency dpa reported that Merkel said Saturday she wants to bring together President Petro Poroshenko, Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel...

      16 Ukrainian tourists injured in accident in Turkey
      May18

      16 Ukrainian tourists injured in accident in Turkey

      ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish officials say 16 Ukrainian tourists have been injured in a traffic accident in western Turkey. The Mugla governor’s office said in a statement that the bus was traveling Thursday from popular tourist destination of Bodrum to Denizli province when it skidded on a rainy road and tipped over. The group’s Turkish...

      Putin rushes to Trump’s defense, laments US infighting
      May17

      Putin rushes to Trump’s defense, laments US infighting

      MOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin rushed Wednesday to defend U.S. President Donald Trump from criticism over sharing classified information with Moscow, issuing a strongly worded statement that reflected the degree of the Russian leader’s frustration with the Washington infighting that has thwarted Kremlin hopes for a detente. Trump’s...

      Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation
      May14

      Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

      LISBON (AP) — Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine’s capital. The 27-year-old Sobral was a virtual unknown before his triumph in Kiev, but around 2,000 jubilant fans cheered his arrival at Lisbon’s airport. “Without...

      What are cell site simulators? And how do they work?
      May11

      What are cell site simulators? And how do they work?

      KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The formidable surveillance power of cell site simulators has put them at the forefront of privacy debates in the U.S. and Europe. Now The Associated Press has found evidence that the devices are at work sending threatening text messages to the soldiers fighting pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. So what are cell...

      ‘You’re just meat’ – Ukrainian soldiers get chilling texts
      May11

      ‘You’re just meat’ – Ukrainian soldiers get chilling texts

      KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Associated Press has found that Ukrainian soldiers are being bombarded by text messages likely dispatched by cell site simulators. Some are crude threats, while others play on allegations that Ukraine’s billionaire president, Petro Poroshenko, sometimes nicknamed Parasha, is lining his pockets as soldiers fight in...