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    Russian Plane Carrying Russian Army Choir Crashes into the Black Sea
    Dec25

    Russian Plane Carrying Russian Army Choir Crashes into the Black Sea

    Russian Emergencies Ministry members work at a quay of the Black Sea near the crash site of Russian military Tu-154 plane, in the Sochi suburb of Khosta, Russia – Photo Yevgeny Reutov . .. KHOSTA – A Russian plane headed to an air base in Syria with 92 people aboard, including members of the world-famous Russian army choir, crashed into the Black...

    Pope Francis wishes peace on those scarred by war
    Dec25

    Pope Francis wishes peace on those scarred by war

    Pontiff decries conflict in Africa, Ukraine, Burma, Korea, Colombia and Venezuela …read more Source: The Irish...

    Russian plane with 92 aboard crashes into the Black Sea
    Dec25

    Russian plane with 92 aboard crashes into the Black Sea

    MOSCOW // A Russian plane headed to an air base in Syria with 92 people aboard, including members of a well-known military choir, crashed into the Black Sea on Sunday minutes after taking off from the resort city of Sochi, Russia’s Defense Ministry said.There was no indication anyone survived the crash of the Tu-154, which belonged to the...

    Pope wishes Christmas peace to those scarred by war
    Dec25

    Pope wishes Christmas peace to those scarred by war

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has wished Christmas peace for people scarred by wars and those who lost loved ones to terrorism that he says is sowing “fear and death” in many cities and countries. Speaking from the central balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica Sunday, Francis cited those suffering through the Syrian war, especially during the...

    Ukrainian Army, Separatists Trade Accusations Of Cease-Fire Violations
    Dec25

    Ukrainian Army, Separatists Trade Accusations Of Cease-Fire Violations

    The Ukrainian army and Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine have accused each other of violating a cease-fire that took effect just a day ago. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Israel to do ‘all it takes’ to emerge unharmed by UN vote
    Dec25

    Israel to do ‘all it takes’ to emerge unharmed by UN vote

    Israel’s Foreign Ministry said it began summoning the ambassadors of countries who voted in favor of the resolution, including those from the permanent members of the Security Council — Russia, China, the U.K. and France. The resolution, which condemned Israeli settlement activities in the West Bank and east Jerusalem, sparked outrage in...

    Russian plane with 92 aboard crashes into the Black Sea
    Dec25

    Russian plane with 92 aboard crashes into the Black Sea

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian plane headed to an air base in Syria with 92 people aboard, including members of a well-known military choir, crashed into the Black Sea on Sunday minutes after taking off from the resort city of Sochi, Russia’s Defense Ministry said. There was no indication anyone survived the crash of the Tu-154, which belonged to...

    Israel to do ‘all it takes’ to emerge unharmed by UN vote
    Dec25

    Israel to do ‘all it takes’ to emerge unharmed by UN vote

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s prime minister says he will do “all it takes” to ensure Israel is unscathed by an anti-settlement resolution passed at the United Nations last week. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has already ordered several retaliatory steps against countries that supported the resolution. He told his Cabinet on Sunday that...

    The Latest: Doctor taking meds to Syria among crash victims
    Dec25

    The Latest: Doctor taking meds to Syria among crash victims

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a Russian aircraft with 92 people on board en route to Russia’s air base in Syria (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Russia’s Defense Ministry says a widely revered Russian charity doctor was on board a Russian plane headed to Syria that crashed into the Black Sea shortly after takeoff. Yelizaveta...

    Netanyahu Cancels Ukrainian PM’s Visit Over Kiev’s Stance on UNSC Resolution
    Dec25

    Netanyahu Cancels Ukrainian PM’s Visit Over Kiev’s Stance on UNSC Resolution

    BELGRADE – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu canceled the visit of his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Groysman scheduled for the next week over Kiev support for the damning UNSC resolution on the Israeli settlement in Palestine, local media reported Saturday. The decision was made in protest of the fact that Ukraine voted in favor of the...