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    In Russia: China sign contract worth over $2 billion for Su-35 fighter jets
    Nov19

    In Russia: China sign contract worth over $2 billion for Su-35 fighter jets

    Arms sales are a rare bright spot in an otherwise gloomy economic picture for Russia, whose economy is suffering from weak oil prices and Western sanctions over the Ukraine conflict. China is to buy a batch of 24 Sukhoi-35 fighter jets from Russia in a deal worth more than $2 billion, an industry source told Reuters on Thursday, in a move that...

    Obama: US president calls on Russia to focus on war against IS in Syria
    Nov18

    Obama: US president calls on Russia to focus on war against IS in Syria

    "That's not how they've been operating over the last several weeks. It may be that now having seen ISIL take down one of their airliners in a horrific accident, that reorientation continues." U.S. President Barack Obama said on Wednesday that Russia had to shift its focus from propping up Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and...

    Ban Ki-moon: UN denies Secretary-General Ban will visit North Korea next week
    Nov18

    Ban Ki-moon: UN denies Secretary-General Ban will visit North Korea next week

    Ban, a South Korean, had earlier this year made plans to visit an industrial park in the North operated jointly by the two Koreas. But Pyongyang retracted approval for the trip at the last minute without explanation. United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will not visit North Korea next week, a U.N. spokesman said in a statement on...

    In Slovakia: Ukrainian civilian helicopter crashes, six people dead
    Nov13

    In Slovakia: Ukrainian civilian helicopter crashes, six people dead

    A Slovak daily paper reported that the helicopter was detected on Wednesday as it entered Slovak airspace but authorities only discovered the crash site on Friday. A Ukrainian civilian helicopter has crashed in eastern Slovakia, killing six people, a Slovak interior ministry spokesman said on Friday.The helicopter crashed near Slovakia’s...

    In Eastern Europe: IMF sees return to growth next year, with downside risks
    Nov13

    In Eastern Europe: IMF sees return to growth next year, with downside risks

    The fund said in its semi-annual report Russia would remain in recession next year, albeit a milder one than this year, while Ukraine will return to growth after a slump this year. Eastern Europe’s economies are likely to return to mild growth next year, but downside risks have grown because of China’s slowdown and Europe’s...

    In Ukraine: Military jet crashes, killing pilot
    Nov11

    In Ukraine: Military jet crashes, killing pilot

    Ukraine's military has operated a fleet of around 50 of the Su-25 "Grach" single-seat, twin-engine jets. A Soviet-designed Su-25 jet aircraft crashed in south-eastern Ukraine on Wednesday during a training exercise, killing its pilot, the Ukrainian military said.The incident took place at around 0800 GMT in the Zaporizhya region,...

    In Egypt: Minister says no evidence yet that bomb brought down Russian plane
    Nov05

    In Egypt: Minister says no evidence yet that bomb brought down Russian plane

    "The investigation team does not have yet any evidence or data confirming this hypothesis," Investigators have found no evidence so far that an explosion on board brought down a Russian passenger plane that crashed on Saturday, Egypt’s civil aviation minister said.”The investigation team does not have yet any evidence or...

    Radamel Falcao: Chelsea striker out for two weeks
    Nov04

    Radamel Falcao: Chelsea striker out for two weeks

    Falcao will miss Chelsea’s game against Kiev on Wednesday and Saturday's trip to Stoke in the English Premier League Chelsea striker Radamel Falcao has been ruled out of action for two weeks with a muscular injury.The striker according to Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho suffered the muscular injury while in training for their UEFA...

    John Terry: Chelsea captain backs under-fire manager, Jose Mourinho
    Nov03

    John Terry: Chelsea captain backs under-fire manager, Jose Mourinho

    John Terry has dispelled reports of a players' revolt at Chelsea and insisted that the team is behind the Jose Mourinho Chelsea captain John Terry has come out to back under-fire manager, Jose Mourinho.Reports of players’ revolt have trailed Chelsea squad following their stuttering start to the season.Also read: Fabregas denies rift...

    Jose Mourinho: Under pressure Chelsea manager takes his family to dinner
    Nov03

    Jose Mourinho: Under pressure Chelsea manager takes his family to dinner

    The Mourinho and his family were on Monday, November 1 pictured entering and exiting the Gaucho Grill in London Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho took time off the crisis at his club to take his family to dinner spot in London.The Mourinho and his family were on Monday, November 1 pictured entering and exiting the Gaucho Grill in Chelsea as he...

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