At least 140 million people have been left in need of humanitarian aid this year alone. Perfect breeding grounds for further destabilization of public order and global security.
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During a pay and spray attack ransomware Petya devastatingly attacked IT systems of a number of industry giants. Food processing multinational Mondelez, US-pharma producer Merck and the Russian oil giant Rosneft were likewise affected.
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Mosul’s reconquest lasts for more than a year by now and while the Iraqi army controls the eastern parts of the megapolis, fights in the western parts continue brutally.
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The Philippines are one of Asia's fastest growing economies and an important trade partner for the West.
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Joaquin Guzman Loera’s extradition at the beginning of this year raised much publicity.
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