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    Russia threatens ‘consequences’ if US deploys missiles in Europe
    Jun12

    Russia threatens ‘consequences’ if US deploys missiles in Europe

    Moscow took issue with Washington’s plans to deploy in Poland and Romania systems capable of launching Tomahawk cruise missiles.Don’t be afraid of Russia, Putin tells WestWest, Russia trade accusations at U.N. over new Ukraine violenceDutch foreign minister to discuss MH17 prosecution in RussiaFrance offers Russia 785 mn euros to...

    Paris Air Show goes green but sales war takes centre-stage
    Jun12

    Paris Air Show goes green but sales war takes centre-stage

    PARIS – With air passenger numbers set to double to six billion annually by 2030, the world’s premier air show in Paris will next week focus on green issues even as the aircraft sales war remains centre stage.The Paris Air Show brings together some 315,000 visitors and 2,260 exhibitors from 47 countries, with much of the attention...

    Giant statue of Orthodox prince stirs controversy in Moscow
    Jun12

    Giant statue of Orthodox prince stirs controversy in Moscow

    MOSCOW – Scaffolding surrounds the vast clay sculpture-in-progress inside a warehouse on Moscow’s outskirts, yet already the statue of Vladimir the Great has caused an outcry as big as the monument itself.The 24-metre (78-feet) high likeness of the man who brought Christianity to Kievan Rus – the forerunner of modern Russia and...

    Boxing: Wilder wants big KO in heavyweight title defense
    Jun12

    Boxing: Wilder wants big KO in heavyweight title defense

    LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Deontay Wilder vowed to deliver the kind of savage knockout that helped forge his name when he makes his first defense of his World Boxing Council heavyweight world title Saturday against Eric Molina.Ive definitely got to knock him out, said the explosive Wilder, who in January became the first American since Shannon...

    Washington Accuses Russia of ‘Outright Lies’ on Ukraine
    Jun12

    Washington Accuses Russia of ‘Outright Lies’ on Ukraine

    Washington’s UN envoy accused Russia on Thursday of spinning ‘outright lies’ on Ukraine designed to hide the Kremlin’s direct involvement in a war it launched to thwart Kiev’s pro-Western drive. …read more Source:...

    Washington accuses Russia of ‘outright lies’ on Ukraine
    Jun12

    Washington accuses Russia of ‘outright lies’ on Ukraine

    KIEV – Washington’s UN envoy accused Russia on Thursday of spinning “outright lies” on Ukraine designed to hide the Kremlin’s direct involvement in a war it launched to thwart Kiev’s pro-Western drive.Samantha Power’s address to a crowd of hundreds in Kiev delivered one of Washington’s toughest...

    Russian Groups Crowdfund the War in Ukraine
    Jun12

    Russian Groups Crowdfund the War in Ukraine

    The Novorossiya Humanitarian Battalion boasts on its website that it provided funds to buy a pair of binoculars used by rebels in eastern Ukraine to spot and destroy an armored vehicle. Another group,… …read more Source:...

    Athletics: Bislett Games world record hopes dashed
    Jun12

    Athletics: Bislett Games world record hopes dashed

    OSLO (AFP) – The celebrations of the Bislett Games 50th edition fell flat Thursday when anticipated world records in the mens high jump and womens 5,000m failed to materialise.Ethiopias Genzebe Dibaba finished way off her target in the 5,000m after being off the pace for large parts of the race and could only finish in 14min 21.29secThe...

    Putin keeps Pope waiting, again. This time for 70 min
    Jun12

    Putin keeps Pope waiting, again. This time for 70 min

    Pope Francis waited for more than an hour to tell Russian President Vladimir Putin to commit to peace and dialogue on Ukraine. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Pope Francis urges Putin to make ‘sincere effort’ for peace in Ukraine
    Jun11

    Pope Francis urges Putin to make ‘sincere effort’ for peace in Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has used a trip to Italy to press his case against international sanctions and was urged by Pope Francis to make a “sincere effort” for peace in Ukraine. …read more Source: South China Morning...

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