Britain: Russian Military Intelligence Behind Cyberattacks

British officials say the Russian military intelligence unit GRU is behind a fresh wave of global cyberattacks. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said Thursday the GRU is responsible for “indiscriminate and reckless” attacks against political institutions, businesses, media and sports. Britain’s National Cyber Security Center has concluded that hackers behind numerous attacks have been identified as …

US Defense Chief’s ‘Iron-Clad’ Support of Georgia Goes Beyond NATO  

U.S. and Georgian defense ministers met in Brussels Wednesday to reaffirm the long-standing defense relationship between the countries. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis was in Brussels to reassure European allies of America’s “iron-clad” commitment to NATO, as the trans-Atlantic alliance prepares for its biggest military exercises since the Cold War. Meeting with Georgian Defense Minister Levan …

Both Sides of House Battle on Stage in Trump’s Minnesota Visits

President Donald Trump’s appearance Thursday at a rally in Rochester, Minnesota, marks his second stop to friendly territory in the otherwise traditionally blue state, where other Republicans in competitive congressional races aren’t as eager to receive him. Trump’s Minnesota visits aim to bolster GOP efforts in two of their top targeted Democratic districts, critical seats …

Canada Revokes Myanmar Leader’s Honorary Citizenship

Canada’s Parliament formally stripped Aung San Suu Kyi of her honorary Canadian citizenship on Tuesday for complicity in the atrocities committed against Myanmar’s Rohingya people. The Senate voted unanimously to strip Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s civilian leader, of the symbolic honor bestowed on her in 2007. The upper house’s move follows a similar unanimous vote in …