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    13 detained over Istanbul airport attack
    Jun30

    13 detained over Istanbul airport attack

    ISTANBUL: Turkey on Thursday detained 13 suspected Daesh (Islamic State) militants over the deadly Istanbul airport attack, as chilling details emerged of how suicide bombers launched their assault. The death toll from Tuesday´s gun and suicide bomb spree at Ataturk airport has risen to 43, the interior minister said, with 19 foreigners among the...

    Italy are not my bogey team, says Germany’s Kroos
    Jun30

    Italy are not my bogey team, says Germany’s Kroos

    Germany’s Toni Kroos in action during Euro 2016 Group C soccer game against Ukraine at Stade Pierre-Mauroy, Lille on June 12, 2016. Photo: Reuters PARIS: German players have no interest in thinking about past losing battles against Italy as they prepare to face them in the Euro 2016 quarter-finals on Saturday, with midfielder Toni Kroos...

    Putin lifts ban on travel to Turkey
    Jun30

    Putin lifts ban on travel to Turkey

    MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday lifted restrictions on travel to Turkey after mending ties with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, seven months after Ankara downed a Russian jet, triggering a raft of sanctions. Following his first call with Erdogan since the incident, Putin announced that Moscow’s ban on charter...

    Putin says Russia won’t enter arms race with NATO
    Jun30

    Putin says Russia won’t enter arms race with NATO

    MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says that Russia will respond to NATO’s military buildup near its borders, but will not be drawn into an arms race. Putin said Thursday that NATO underlined its anti-Russian intentions by deploying forces in Poland and the Baltics and building missile defense sites. Russia has described NATO’s...

    Plevneliev to Poroshenko: “We do not recognize Crimea’s illegal occupation”
    Jun30

    Plevneliev to Poroshenko: “We do not recognize Crimea’s illegal occupation”

    We do not recognize and we shall never recognize the illegal occupation and annexation of Crimea, carried out by the Russian Federation. That was stated by President Rosen Plevneliev at a joint briefing with Ukraine’s Head of State Petro Poroshenko during his one-day visit to Sofia. “Bulgaria does support the sovereignty, independence and...

    Armenia Ratifies Joint Air-Defense With Russia
    Jun30

    Armenia Ratifies Joint Air-Defense With Russia

    Armenian lawmakers have approved the cabinet’s decision to join Russia’s air-defense system amid protests by the opposition. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on
    Jun30

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on

    Kuk, a mathematician who worked in a cybernetics research center, says it was easy to obtain materials and factory hands willing to shape the equipment in the 1970s, when Soviet heavy industry was still flourishing. Nearly 50 years on, the gym boasts about 200 hand-made machines, from leg and arm trainers to more sophisticated contraptions. The...

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on
    Jun30

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Every day in summertime, hundreds of people flock to an outdoor gym on an island in the Dnieper river in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev.This unique gym dates back to the late 1960s when a subway line was built… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on
    Jun30

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on

    Every day in summertime, hundreds of people flock to an outdoor gym on an island in the Dnieper river in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. …read more Source: FOX...

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on
    Jun30

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on

    Every day in summertime, hundreds of people flock to an outdoor gym on an island in the Dnieper river in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...