Day: October 5, 2018

S. Korea ex-president Lee jailed for 15 years over corruption

open view web desk Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak was jailed for 15 years for corruption Friday, becoming the latest of the country’s ex-leaders to be sent to prison. The 76-year-old CEO-turned-president, who served from 2008 to 2013, was found guilty on charges including bribery and embezzlement […]

West accuses ‘pariah state’ Russia of global hacking campaign

open view web desk LONDON/THE HAGUE/WASHINGTON – Western countries issued coordinated denunciations of Russia on Thursday for running what they described as a global hacking campaign, targeting institutions from sports anti-doping bodies to a nuclear power company and the chemical weapons watchdog. In some of the strongest language […]

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