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Ukrainian nuclear power plant used to mine cryptocurrency, putting state secrets at risk

Ukrainian nuclear power plant used to mine cryptocurrency, putting state secrets at risk

Ukrainian nuclear power plant used to mine cryptocurrency, putting state secrets at risk A person with access to restricted parts of a nuclear power plant in Ukraine used it to mine cryptocurrency, potentially exposing the facility’s top secret security plans, according to a court case. It’s well known that cryptocurrency […]

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‘Run, hide, or fight’: Louisiana State University warns of ‘armed intruder’ in a tweet

‘Run, hide, or fight’: Louisiana State University warns of ‘armed intruder’ in a tweet

‘Run, hide, or fight’: Louisiana State University warns of ‘armed intruder’ in a tweet The Louisiana State University’s campus was temporarily placed on lockdown after a report of a gunman on its grounds. The university responded with a warning, telling its students in a tweet to “run, hide or fight.” […]

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State Department approves $8bn sale of F-16s to Taiwan, despite Beijing’s warning of ‘consequences’

State Department approves $8bn sale of F-16s to Taiwan, despite Beijing’s warning of ‘consequences’

State Department approves $8bn sale of F-16s to Taiwan, despite Beijing’s warning of ‘consequences’ Despite extreme objections voiced by Beijing, the State Department has approved the sale of dozens of F-16 fighter planes to Taiwan, openly admitting that the move serves US economic and national security interests in the region. […]

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Islamic State could re-emerge in Syria, Beijing envoy warns

Islamic State could re-emerge in Syria, Beijing envoy warns

Islamic State could re-emerge in Syria, Beijing envoy warns China’s special envoy has said that there is a danger of Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) forces being revived in Syria. Xie Xiaoyan, on Tuesday, also called for progress in the political process between the Assad government and opposition, Reuters reported. […]

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Twitter bans ‘state media’ from advertising… and guess who decides how they are defined

Twitter bans ‘state media’ from advertising… and guess who decides how they are defined

Twitter bans ‘state media’ from advertising… and guess who decides how they are defined As mainstream media outlets accused Twitter of allowing a Chinese news agency to advertise its reporting on the Hong Kong protests, the platform announced it would ban all “state-controlled” media advertising within a month. “Going forward, […]

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