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Patriarch Filaret, head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kiev Patriarchate, speaks during a news briefing in Kiev

Ukraine Wins Approval for Historic Split from Russian Church

By Pavel Polityuk and Yesim Dikmen KIEV/ISTANBUL (Reuters) Ukraine secured approval on Thursday to establish an independent church in what Kiev says is a vital...
Photo illustration of a 3D printed Facebook logo seen in front of a displayed Russian flag

Facebook Deletes Russian Firm’s Accounts over Alleged Data Scraping

MOSCOW (Reuters)  Facebook has disabled dozens of accounts and profiles belonging to Russian database provider SocialDataHub for what it termed the unauthorized collection of user...
GRU, Russia's Main Intelligence Directorate logo is reflected in an eye in this picture illustration

Espionage Scandals Show Russian Army’s Growing Clout

By Andrew Osborn MOSCOW (Reuters)  Russia's military spies are being mocked abroad as bunglers but the army's influence over Kremlin foreign policy is growing and there...
A general view shows the headquarters of Main Directorate of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces in Moscow

Factbox – What Is Russia’s GRU Military Intelligence Agency?

By Guy Faulconbridge LONDON (Reuters)  The West has accused Russia's military intelligence agency (GRU) of running what it described as a global hacking campaign, targeting institutions...
Russian President Putin and a masked security officer stand at a shooting gallery in Moscow

Britain Says Russian Military Intelligence Behind Host of Global Cyber Attacks

By Guy Faulconbridge and Anthony Deutsch THE HAGUE (Reuters)  Britain accused Russian military intelligence on Thursday of directing a host of cyber attacks aimed at undermining...
Norwegian Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Soreide looks on at the scientific research station in the NY-Aalesund on the Svalbard archipelago

Russian Buildup Worries Norway before Big NATO Military Exercise

By Gwladys Fouche and Terje Solsvik NY-AALESUND, Norway (Reuters) On the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, the sun does not rise for four months of the...