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    The Latest: Pilot error, technical fault behind Russia crash
    Dec26

    The Latest: Pilot error, technical fault behind Russia crash

    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): 9 a.m. Russian Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov says that pilot error or a technical fault were likely to blame for Sunday’s crash of a Russian Tu-154 carrying 92 passengers and crew. The...

    Israeli PM, angered by anti-settlement U.N. vote, summons U.S. ambassador
    Dec26

    Israeli PM, angered by anti-settlement U.N. vote, summons U.S. ambassador

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday summoned the U.S. ambassador to Israel to discuss the U.S. abstention in a U.N. Security Council resolution demanding an end to settlement-building.Separately, the envoys of 10 other nations were called in to the Israeli Foreign Ministry to be reprimanded on Sunday,...

    Israel rebukes countries’ ambassadors over UN Security Council vote
    Dec26

    Israel rebukes countries’ ambassadors over UN Security Council vote

    Benjamin Netanyahu has summoned the ambassadors of all UN security council members which backed a resolution condemning Israeli settlements to “personally reprimand” them, Israeli foreign ministry announced on Sunday. The ministry added that the ambassador of the US was not among the envoys summoned. According to Israel’s official state...

    Russia examines all possible reasons for Black Sea jet crash
    Dec26

    Russia examines all possible reasons for Black Sea jet crash

    The Tu-154 plane with registration number RA-85572, foreground, at Chkalovsky military airport near Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, January 15, 2015. Photo: AP SOCHI: Backed by ships, helicopters and drones, Russian rescue teams searched Sunday for victims after a Russian plane carrying 92 people to Syria crashed into the Black Sea shortly after...

    Russia examines all possible reasons for Black Sea jet crash
    Dec26

    Russia examines all possible reasons for Black Sea jet crash

    SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Backed by ships, helicopters and drones, Russian rescue teams searched Sunday for victims after a Russian plane carrying 92 people to Syria crashed into the Black Sea shortly after takeoff. Investigators said they were looking into every possible cause for the crash, including a terror attack. Candles are placed around a...

    Israeli PM, angered by anti-settlement U.N. vote, summons U.S. ambassador
    Dec26

    Israeli PM, angered by anti-settlement U.N. vote, summons U.S. ambassador

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday summoned the U.S. ambassador to Israel to discuss the U.S. abstention in a U.N. Security Council resolution demanding an end to settlement-building.Separately, the envoys of 10 other nations were called in to the Israeli Foreign Ministry to be reprimanded on Sunday, and Netanyahu had more harsh...

    Imagine: Russia Unleashes a Major Incursion into Ukraine. How Does Trump Respond?
    Dec26

    Imagine: Russia Unleashes a Major Incursion into Ukraine. How Does Trump Respond?

    Dov S. Zakheim Security, Eurasia Virtually every new administration is tested soon after it takes office. Editor’s Note: TNI’s January/February 2017 print issue convened a symposium on the most significant national-security challenge awaiting the Trump administration. You can find all entries in the series here. VIRTUALLY EVERY new...

    Biden Pressured Ukraine to Vote Against Israel
    Dec26

    Biden Pressured Ukraine to Vote Against Israel

    After putting up with this treachery and backstabbing for eight years, the Israelis are tearing the mask off Obama Inc. Minister of Environmental Protection Ze’ev Elkin, currently on a private visit to Ukraine which was his childhood home, claimed that Ukraine’s vote in favor of the recent UN resolution calling for a halt to Jewish...

    Russia Examines All Possible Reasons for Black Sea Jet Crash
    Dec26

    Russia Examines All Possible Reasons for Black Sea Jet Crash

    SOCHI, Russia—Backed by ships, helicopters and drones, Russian rescue teams searched Sunday for victims after a Russian plane carrying 92 people to Syria crashed into the Black Sea shortly after takeoff. Investigators said they were looking into every possible cause for the crash, including a terror attack. All 84 passengers and eight crew...

    Russia responds to Ukraine rejoicing deadly plane crash
    Dec26

    Russia responds to Ukraine rejoicing deadly plane crash

    The Russian Foreign Ministry responds to Ukrainian politicians “rejoicing” over the deadly crash of a military aircraft over the Black Sea. …read more Source:...