US Says Russian Agents Behind Yahoo Hack; Record Russian Capital Flight to Switzerland; Magnitsky Asset Freezing Law Passed in 2nd Reading

March 16, 2017

Live Updates: The US government has accused Russia of the hack against Yahoo. The UK has passed the Magnitsky Asset Freezing legislation in the second reading. The previous issue is here. Recent Analysis and Translations: ‘Hybrid Cyberwars’: Are the Russian Hackers’ Arrests About American or Internal Russian issues? Don’t Forget About ‘Soft Power’ Part of […]

Police Shoot Over Heads of Protesters; NSDC Supports Poroshenko’s Call for Freight Ban on Russia-Backed Separatist Territories

March 15, 2017

Police fired over the heads of protesters crashing a checkpoint in Konstantinovka today as clashes between blockaders and law-enforcers resumed. The National Council on Defense and Security supported President Petro Poroshenko’s own proposal of a ban on freight traffic from the Russia-backed separatist-held territories of the Donbass.

2 Ukrainian Soldiers Killed, 1 DNR Militant Killed, 16 Ukrainian Soldiers Wounded; DNR Attacks Apartments in Avdeyevka

March 11, 2017

Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and one Russia-backed fighter was killed as fighting fails to subside in southeastern Ukraine.