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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87 incidents of maritime piracy in the first half of 2017. According to the second quarter report of the ICC International Maritime Bureau (IMB) a total number of 87 incidents was reported.
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The latest piracy attacks in the Gulf of Aden, Gulf of Guinea and in SE Asia
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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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