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Son of Russian lawmaker pleads guilty in cyber crime cases

Son of Russian lawmaker pleads guilty in cyber crime cases

Washington – The son of a Russian lawmaker accused of stealing credit card data and other personal information has pleaded guilty in two separate criminal cases stemming from a probe into a $50 million identity theft scheme, the U.S. Justice Department announced on Friday. Roman Seleznev, 33, the son of Russian parliament member Valery Seleznev, […]

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IS ‘Minister of War’ killed in Russian airstrike

IS ‘Minister of War’ killed in Russian airstrike

Moscow – Russia claimed Friday to have killed several top commanders of the Islamic State group in an airstrike in Syria, including the so-called Emir of Deir Ezzor and the “Minister of War”. “As a result of a precision airstrike of the Russian air forces in the vicinity of Deir Ezzor city, a command post, […]

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IS claims responsibility for Russian stabbing attack

IS claims responsibility for Russian stabbing attack

Cairo – Islamic State (IS) claimed responsibility for a stabbing attack in the Siberian city of Surgut that injured eight people on Saturday, the group’s Amaq news agency said. Russian law enforcement said they had killed the attacker and is investigating the incident as attempted murder. – Reuters

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Trump says he does not fault son for meeting Russian lawyer

Trump says he does not fault son for meeting Russian lawyer

Washington – US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he did not fault his son Donald Trump Jr. for meeting with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 presidential election campaign and that he was unaware of the meeting until a few days ago. Asked if he knew that his son was meeting with lawyer Natalia […]

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Russian lawyer denies having Clinton dirt, Kremlin ties

Russian lawyer denies having Clinton dirt, Kremlin ties

Moscow – The Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr. during the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign said on Tuesday she had no Kremlin ties and wanted to discuss U.S. sanctions on Russian officials, not Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. “I never had any damaging or sensitive information about Hillary Clinton,” Natalia Veselnitskaya told NBC News […]

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Trump’s son met Russian lawyer prior to US elections

Trump’s son met Russian lawyer prior to US elections

President Donald Trump’s son Donald Trump Jr agreed to meet with a Kremlin-linked lawyer during the 2016 campaign after being promised damaging information about Hillary Clinton, the New York Times reported on Sunday, citing three advisers to the White House. Trump’s then-campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, also attended the meeting at […]

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Mexican mob attacks Russian man in Cancun over insults

Mexican mob attacks Russian man in Cancun over insults

Mexico City – A mob of angry Mexicans attacked a Russian man in the Caribbean resort of Cancun with sticks and rocks over his repeated insults against locals, and the 42-year-old man was accused of fatally stabbing a youth in the melee, authorities said on Saturday. Police rescued the Russian, identified as Aleksei Makeev, after […]

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WannaCry cyberattack compromised some Russian banks – Central Bank

WannaCry cyberattack compromised some Russian banks – Central Bank

Moscow – The WannaCry cyberattack compromised Russian banks’ systems in some isolated cases, the Russian central bank said, in the first official acknowledgement by Moscow that the attack had an impact on the banking system. In a statement, the central bank said the consequences of the attack – which it did not detail – had […]

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Russian woman in ‘high-class’ vice ring charged

Russian woman in ‘high-class’ vice ring charged

Singapore – A Russian woman was charged in court Saturday for her involvement in a ‘high-class’ vice ring. Traskovskaya Evgenia, 39, was charged with three counts of knowingly living in part on the earnings of prostitution of two women. Between January and late March 2017, and between April and May 7, 2017, Evgenia lived in […]

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Russian man sentenced to 27 years in hacking case

Russian man sentenced to 27 years in hacking case

Seattle – A federal judge on Friday handed down the longest sentence ever imposed in the US for a cybercrime case to the son of a member of the Russian Parliament convicted of hacking into more than 500 US businesses and stealing millions of credit card numbers, which he then sold on special websites. Roman […]

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