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3 January 2016

Stories from 3 January 2016

Turkish Hackers Claim Credit for Hijacking Top Russian Official's Instagram

RuNet Echo

Hackers identifying themselves as Turkish took control of the Russian communications minister's Instagram account earlier today, posting a dozen images depicting Turkish patriotism and falling aircraft.

Hong Kong Bookseller's Disappearance Stokes Fears of Cross-Border Kidnaps by Mainland Chinese Police

"Hong Kong residents can be taken away by non-local law enforcers and the government will not protect you."

A Young American Architect Helps Brazil Memorialize the Slave Trade

The wharf where slaves landed in Rio was recently unearthed and Sara Zewde has designed a memorial to the neighborhood’s tragic past.