Ukrainian White Hat Hackers Best in 2016

While Ukrainian hackers are known the  world over, the white hat hackers are often overlooked, with an emphasis being placed on those involved in criminal activity.  The AIN.ua website recently published  a piece on the Capture The Flag Team from the Ihor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnical Institute which ranked amonst the best in 2016.   The team…

The V4 Must Help Ukraine Win its Struggle for a Democratic Future

In the near future I will be having guest posts from contacts I have globally. The first of these guest posts is below. By Volodomyr Valkov In November 2013 Ukraine was peacefully preparing to sign the Association Agreement with the European Union at the Vilnius summit. Back then it would have probably been considered an…

Liars of Moscovy – Myths debunked

History as it should be written and not as it has been by the liars of Moscovy for close to the last three centuries. I don’t want to take credit for this document, but it was posted in its original language of Russian, by a good friend of mine on Facebook. When I tried to…

We Need Bigger Sticks Against Putin’s Hypocrisy and His Twisted Reality

Today a headline from Reuters read, “Russia says EU sanctions will hurt Ukraine peace efforts”. Is it possible that the stick of sanctions has had some effect and are disrupting Putin’s inner circle and that he fears even further sanctions, or is it that he simple wants the world to think that he can convince…

Dear fellow citizens, policy makers and citizens of the world!

We, the citizens of Ukraine, are asking for your help and appealing for your support and solidarity. In Ukraine the power has been seized by a group of oligarchs leading by the President Yanukovych who violently dispersed peaceful demonstrations against the anti-Ukrainian policy of the President Yanukovych. In the early morning they attacked unarmed people…

Accidental Allies – Time to call a spade a spade

While the idea of what just the role of the USSR was during what we call the Second World War has been kicking around in my head for some time now, and I did allude to it in my last blog entry. A news release from the Minister of Veteran’s Affairs found its way into…

The Pillaging of Ukraine

I wonder when the pillaging of Ukraine will stop. Recently while walking along Kyiv’s streets I have seen posters for Yosef Kobzon‘s anniversary concert in Kyiv. I am seeing this guy’s ugly mug everywhere, and I can’t believe that in Donetsk they even put up a statue to the guy, who heads one of the…