Major US airport websites taken offline, pro-Russia hacking group takes credit

The websites of multiple US airports were taken offline Monday morning, with a pro-Russian hacking group claiming responsibility. According to Bleeping Computer, the group known as Killnet launched a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack, making the affected airports’ websites unavailable. The affected airports included Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Chicago O’Hare International Airport. Representatives for LAX and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport told FOX … Continue reading Major US airport websites taken offline, pro-Russia hacking group takes credit

Jewelry designer unmasked as Russian spy luring NATO chiefs into honeytraps

A beautiful jewelry designer who criss-crossed Europe for 10 years was actually a Russian spy who infiltrated NATO by charming and seducing commanders. She was known as Maria Adela Kuhfeldt Rivera but her real name was Olga Kolobova, and she was a spy working on behalf of Russia’s GRU foreign intelligence service, according to the investigative site Bellingcat, which used photo-matching software to out her. Rivera … Continue reading Jewelry designer unmasked as Russian spy luring NATO chiefs into honeytraps

GET READY WWIII !!! Ukrainian experts worry sunken Russian warship was carrying nukes

The sunken Russian warship Moskva, which Ukraine says it destroyed in a missile strike, may have been carrying nukes when it went down, experts warn — as Russian state TV ominously declared that World War III has begun. Russia suffered a massive blow when the flagship of its Black Sea fleet was targeted Thursday and went down off Sevastopol as it led Moscow’s naval effort in … Continue reading GET READY WWIII !!! Ukrainian experts worry sunken Russian warship was carrying nukes

NATO leaders promise Zelenskyy more troops, aid; Ukraine says it sank Russian warship Orsk

( CNBC.com ) It’s a day of high-level meetings on Thursday, with an extraordinary NATO summit taking place in Brussels, as well as meetings of EU leaders and the G-7. NATO is expected to commit to “major increases” in troop numbers along its eastern flank, with Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg telling CNBC ahead of the summit that Russian President Vladimir Putin had made “a big … Continue reading NATO leaders promise Zelenskyy more troops, aid; Ukraine says it sank Russian warship Orsk

‘They can’t put us all in prison’: Bravest woman in Russia reveals why she had to protest against Putin’s war on state television and says she is ashamed at pumping out Kremlin propaganda for years as TV editor…

The brave Russian woman who ran onto live state TV news with a sign protesting Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine said: ‘They can’t put us all in prison’. Marina Ovsyannikova, an editor on the Russian TV channel Pervyi Kanal (Channel One), held up a sign on the broadcaster’s main evening news show, Vremya, that said: ‘Stop the war! Don’t believe propaganda! They’re lying to you here! Russians against war.’ … Continue reading ‘They can’t put us all in prison’: Bravest woman in Russia reveals why she had to protest against Putin’s war on state television and says she is ashamed at pumping out Kremlin propaganda for years as TV editor…

Basketball player Brittney Griner reportedly detained in Russia; WNBA, representatives working ‘to get her home’

( ESPN.com ) WNBA player Brittney Griner is being detained in Russia after customs officials said they found hashish oil in her luggage at an airport near Moscow in February, according to a report in the New York Times on Saturday. The Russian Federal Customs Service on Saturday alleged it searched luggage believed to belong to Griner and found vape cartridges that contained oil derived from cannabis — a … Continue reading Basketball player Brittney Griner reportedly detained in Russia; WNBA, representatives working ‘to get her home’