More than a dozen More than a dozen Ukrainian government websites went down on Friday, in a cyber-attack that also targeted embassies. The foreign and education ministries were among those hit, along with embassies in the UK, US, and Sweden. Before the sites went down a message appeared warning Ukrainians to “prepare for the worst”. It was unclear who was behind the attack but a spokesman said previous cyber-attacks had come from Russia. Russia has not yet commented. However, Ukraine’s government has come under intense pressure from its neighbour, with a build-up of some 100,000 Russian troops near its borders. on Friday, in a cyber-attack that also targeted embassies. The foreign and education ministries were among those hit, along with embassies in the UK, US, and Sweden. Before the sites went down a message appeared warning Ukrainians to “prepare for the worst”. It was unclear who was behind the attack but a spokesman said previous cyber-attacks had come from Russia. Russia has not yet commented. However, Ukraine’s government has come under intense pressure from its neighbour, with a build-up of some 100,000 Russian troops near its borders.