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    41 perish in Istanbul airport terror attack
    Jun29

    41 perish in Istanbul airport terror attack

    Istanbul, Wednesday A triple suicide bombing at Istanbul’s international airport left 41 people dead, 13 of them foreign nationals, and 239 wounded, the city governor said in a statement. The governor’s office said 109 of the 239 wounded were discharged from hospital. It said 13 of the dead were foreigners. A Turkish official,...

    Italy, Netherlands offer to share UN council seat
    Jun29

    Italy, Netherlands offer to share UN council seat

    Dutch Ambassador to the United Nations Karel van Oosterom (centre) Speaks to Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni (Seated, centre) while Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders (left) and Italian Ambassador to the United Nations Sebastiano Cardi (right)listen after the fourth round of voting during the election of five non-permanent members of...

    Operatic Baritone Killed in Ukraine Fighting
    Jun29

    Operatic Baritone Killed in Ukraine Fighting

    A Ukrainian baritone who performed in French opera productions for nearly two decades before joining a volunteer battalion in warring eastern Ukraine has been killed in the fighting.Ukrainian news reports cited the nationalist group Pravy Sektor as saying Wassyl Slipak was… …read more Source:...

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit – France
    Jun29

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit – France

    PARIS (Reuters) – Moscow has agreed to a Russia-NATO council after the alliance’s summit in Warsaw next month, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Wednesday, as both sides seek to defuse military tensions exacerbated by the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The...

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit – France
    Jun29

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit – France

    Moscow has agreed to a Russia-NATO council after the alliance’s summit in Warsaw next month, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Wednesday, as both sides seek to defuse military tensions exacerbated by the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine city names street for Lubavitcher rebbe, Menachem Schneerson
    Jun29

    Ukraine city names street for Lubavitcher rebbe, Menachem Schneerson

    Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Chabad’s last rebbe, died on June 12, 1994 and is still highly revered in the community. (Wikimedia Commons) (JTA) – The city of Dnepropetrovsk in eastern Ukraine named a street after Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the last and most prominent Lubavitcher rebbe, who fled the city in 1927. Communist agents...

    41 dead as Turkey blames Daesh for Istanbul airport carnage
    Jun29

    41 dead as Turkey blames Daesh for Istanbul airport carnage

    ISTANBUL: Turkey pointed the finger of blame at Daesh (Islamic State) militants Wednesday after suicide bombers armed with automatic rifles attacked Istanbul´s main international airport, killing 41 people, including foreigners. Witnesses described scenes of terror and panic on Tuesday evening as the attackers began shooting indiscriminately and...

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit: France
    Jun29

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit: France

    Moscow has agreed to a Russia-NATO council after the alliance’s summit in Warsaw next month, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said Wednesday, as both sides seek to defuse military tensions exacerbated by the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit: France
    Jun29

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit: France

    PARIS (Reuters) – Moscow has agreed to a Russia-NATO council after the alliance’s summit in Warsaw next month, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Wednesday, as both sides seek to defuse military tensions exacerbated by the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Russian defense minister promises response to NATO’s buildup
    Jun29

    Russian defense minister promises response to NATO’s buildup

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s defense minister says the military will respond in kind to NATO’s buildup near Russian borders. Sergei Shoigu said Wednesday the deployment of additional NATO units and weapons in Eastern Europe “has undermined strategic stability.” He voiced concern that NATO’s activities near Russia’s borders could...