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Russia arrests two in hijacking of Apple devices

10 Jun 2014

MOSCOW Russian police have arrested two alleged hackers they say extorted money from users of Apple  devices by locking them and demanding payment to free them up again.

Russia arrests two hackers it says hijacked Apple devices

10 Jun 2014

MOSCOW/SAN FRANCISCO Russian police have arrested two alleged hackers they say extorted money from users of Apple AAPL.O devices by locking them and demanding payment to free them up again.

Russia says Ukraine situation worsening, submits U.N. resolution

02 Jun 2014

MOSCOW/UNITED NATIONS Russia on Monday circulated a draft U.N. Security Council resolution calling for humanitarian corridors in eastern Ukraine but said that Western council members raised so many questions about the text that Moscow would now contemplate what its next move would be.

Russia says Ukraine situation worsening, submits U.N. resolution

02 Jun 2014

MOSCOW/UNITED NATIONS Russia on Monday circulated a draft U.N. Security Council resolution calling for humanitarian corridors in eastern Ukraine but said that Western council members raised so many questions about the text that Moscow would now contemplate what its next move would be.

Russia, NATO trade accusations over Ukraine crisis

02 Jun 2014

BRUSSELS/MOSCOW Russia's envoy to NATO on Monday accused the Western alliance of encouraging the use of force by the Ukrainian government in eastern Ukraine and of hampering efforts to find a peaceful solution to the crisis, Russian news agency RIA reported.

Russia, NATO trade accusations over Ukraine crisis

02 Jun 2014

BRUSSELS/MOSCOW Russia's envoy to NATO on Monday accused the Western alliance of encouraging the use of force by the Ukrainian government in eastern Ukraine and of hampering efforts to find a peaceful solution to the crisis, Russian news agency RIA reported.

Separatisten in Ukraine nehmen zweite OSZE-Gruppe fest

30 May 2014

Kiew/Moskau Eine Woche nach der Präsidentenwahl in der Ukraine eskaliert die Gewalt im Osten des Landes.

Russia's Lavrov warns of "fratricidal war" in Ukraine

28 May 2014

MOSCOW Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday accused the West of pushing Ukraine into a "fratricidal war" and repeated Moscow's calls for an end to the interim Ukrainian government's military action against pro-Russian separatists.

Russia's Lavrov warns of 'fratricidal war' in Ukraine

28 May 2014

MOSCOW Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday accused the West of pushing Ukraine into a "fratricidal war" and repeated Moscow's calls for an end to the interim Ukrainian government's military action against pro-Russian separatists.

Russia's Lavrov warns of "fratricidal war" in Ukraine

28 May 2014

MOSCOW Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday accused the West of pushing Ukraine into a "fratricidal war" and repeated Moscow's calls for an end to the interim Ukrainian government's military action against pro-Russian separatists.

World News

Iran tanker heads to Greece, U.S. warns against helping vessel

An Iranian tanker at the centre of an angry confrontation between Iran and Washington sailed for Greece on Monday after it was freed from detention off Gibraltar, as Washington called the release unfortunate and warned Greece and Mediterranean ports against helping the vessel.