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    No survivors from Russian plane crash
    Oct31

    No survivors from Russian plane crash

    By Ahmed Abbas Egyptian officials said that no survivors were found among the passengers of the Russian aircraft that crashed in Sinai early on Saturday. The Russian embassy in Egypt confirmed the same on its official twitter account. The bodies of 100 passengers, including 17 children, were extracted from the plane wreckage, according to...

    Opinion: The Risks of Having Giant Friends
    Oct31

    Opinion: The Risks of Having Giant Friends

    Right now no one could know where the Russian intervention in Syria might end. Entering a war is often easy and getting out always difficult. However, if history provides any indication, the kind of intervention we now witness in Syria has seldom achieved its stated objectives. If the mood music from Moscow is to be trusted, the Russian objective...

    Russia-US rivalry spreads to ex-Soviet central Asia
    Oct31

    Russia-US rivalry spreads to ex-Soviet central Asia

    After Ukraine and Syria, the ex-Soviet republics of central Asia could become the latest venue for geo-political rivalry … …read more Source: Gulf...

    Russia holds drills involving missile launches
    Oct30

    Russia holds drills involving missile launches

    Russia says its military forces have conducted exercises, including long-range missile launches, across the country. According to the reports, the Russian Defense Ministry announced on Friday that the military exercises included ballistic and cruise missile launches from various ground sites. The sea and air maneuvers are said to be one of the...

    Two killed in east Ukraine ammunition depot explosions
    Oct30

    Two killed in east Ukraine ammunition depot explosions

    Several explosions at an ammunition depot have killed two civilians and injured eight others in eastern Ukraine. According to AFP, regional military spokesman Ruslan Tkachuk said: “The latest information is that two civilians were killed and another eight people were injured in the blasts in the government-held city of Svatove” On Thursday, a...

    Two killed in east Ukraine ammunition depot explosions
    Oct30

    Two killed in east Ukraine ammunition depot explosions

    Ammunition depot blasts leave multiple casualties in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Two killed in ammo depot blasts in war-torn east Ukraine
    Oct30

    Two killed in ammo depot blasts in war-torn east Ukraine

    According to local media, location contains nearly 3,500 tons of ammunition, including missile… …read more Source:...

    Russia blasts possible IMF rule change to help Ukraine
    Oct30

    Russia blasts possible IMF rule change to help Ukraine

    IMF is working on reform of its lending policies to ease rule in ‘carefully circumscribed circumstances,’ a move that would help keep mammoth bailout package for Ukraine alive …read more Source: World...

    Russia blasts possible IMF rule change to help Ukraine
    Oct30

    Russia blasts possible IMF rule change to help Ukraine

    Russia’s finance minister Friday said Moscow was “concerned” over a possible rule switch by the International Monetary Fund to allow continued aid to Ukraine even if it defaults on debt owed to Russia …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukrainian forces, pro-Russian fighters exchange prisoners
    Oct30

    Ukrainian forces, pro-Russian fighters exchange prisoners

    Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian fighters have exchanged prisoners as part of a mid-February Minsk truce deal signed between the two warring sides. According to Press TV, eleven pro-Russian fighters were also released in the swap which took place in the east of Ukraine. The proceedings were overseen by both the Organization for...

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