The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Story of the Week: Russia Antagonizes West

    Putin’s baring his teeth, and it isn’t pretty. Russia has banned agricultural imports from the U.S. and EU and threatened further trade restrictions while continuing to amass troops along the Ukrainian border. A Russian-linked cyber-weapon infected computers in Ukrainian government offices. Meanwhile, hackers from Russia destabilized cyber-boundaries by attacking hundreds of thousands of websites and stealing up to 1.2 billion passwords. The question is, will Western countries bite back?


    Sources: FT (sub), NYTNY Daily NewsWSJ (sub), Stars and Stripes

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