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    MC-21: Russians hail new airliner as better than Boeing or Airbus
    Jun09

    MC-21: Russians hail new airliner as better than Boeing or Airbus

    MOSCOW: Russia has unveiled a medium-range passenger plane that state media hailed as superior in many ways to western-made counterparts. In a glitzy Siberian ceremony attended by Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev, the Irkut Corporation rolled out its new MC-21 airliner, which is still undergoing testing but is due to enter serial production...

    Manchester United’s Bastian Schweinsteiger expected to bounce back in Euro 2016
    Jun09

    Manchester United’s Bastian Schweinsteiger expected to bounce back in Euro 2016

    Former German Footballer Franz Beckenbauer says that Bastian Schweinsteiger can do wonders for Germany at Euro 2016 despite a miserable time at the Old Trafford. Bastian signed on with Manchester United, making a move from Bayern Munich, in the last season. But due to a knee injury, he had to be away from the field for the last 11-games of the...

    Ukraine Is Walmart for Terrorists
    Jun09

    Ukraine Is Walmart for Terrorists

    Explosives intercepted by Kievs security service may have been intended for right-wing terror attacks in France. But are the allegations credible? …read more Source: The Daily...

    KADEX Exhibition Helps Countries Maintain Capable National Defence
    Jun09

    KADEX Exhibition Helps Countries Maintain Capable National Defence

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. The terrible events in Aktobe on 5 June have once again demonstrated that no country – not even a society as stable as Kazakhstan – is immune from the threat of rogue religious extremists. The cowardly attack underlines how international cooperation and readiness...

    Ukraine, Georgia seek NATO membership
    Jun09

    Ukraine, Georgia seek NATO membership

    Ahead of major summit, officials say entry to alliance will protect them from Russia, improve ties… …read more Source:...

    French Senate backs resolution to lift EU sanctions on Russia
    Jun09

    French Senate backs resolution to lift EU sanctions on Russia

    The French Senate has voted for a resolution aimed at lifting EU sanctions that were imposed on Russia over the crisis in eastern Ukraine and reunification with Crimea back in 2014. An influential senator says the future of the French Republic is “inconceivable without dialogue with Russia.” …read more Source: Iran...

    In Montana, neighbor vs neighbor over welcoming refugees
    Jun09

    In Montana, neighbor vs neighbor over welcoming refugees

    MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — For the world, the photograph of a Syrian 3-year-old in a red T-shirt and black sneakers, his lifeless body washed up on a Turkish beach, was a horrific symbol of the desperation of hundreds of thousands of refugees. For Mary Poole, a young mother haunted by “those little shoes … the little face,” it was an inspiration. She...

    Belgium boast most valuable squad at Euro 2016, says study
    Jun09

    Belgium boast most valuable squad at Euro 2016, says study

    Belgian Coach Marc Wilmots attends news conference. REUTERS Belgium will boast the most valuable squad at Euro 2016, with their 23 players worth over 50 million pounds ($72.54 million) more than world champions Germany, according to a study. Marc Wilmots’s squad are worth 318.9 million pounds, according to an analysis by bookmakers Profit...

    Ukraine to ease visa access for Chinese businessmen, tourists
    Jun09

    Ukraine to ease visa access for Chinese businessmen, tourists

    The Ukrainian government has drawn up a draft decree to ease visa control for businessmen and tourists from China, the country’s Deputy Foreign Minister Vadym Prystaiko announced here Wednesday. …read more Source: China...

    Corruption plaguing Ukraine 2 years after Maidan protests
    Jun09

    Corruption plaguing Ukraine 2 years after Maidan protests

    Corruption remains a problem in Ukraine 2 years after the Euromaidan riots that led to the overthrow of the government of Viktor Yanukovich. …read more Source:...