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    US drawing a line against Putin in Europe
    Nov01

    US drawing a line against Putin in Europe

    WIESBADEN, GERMANY — Often criticized for being naïve and complacent about Russian President Vladimir Putin’s ambitions, the Obama administration and its European allies are intensifying their planning and training for a potential conflict on NATO’s eastern flank, hoping to send the strongest possible message about Russian aggression....

    Russia mourns victims of crashed Egypt plane
    Nov01

    Russia mourns victims of crashed Egypt plane

    Saint Petersburg (AFP) – Flags flew at half-mast in Russia Sunday as the country mourned its biggest ever air disaster after a passenger jet full of Russian tourists crashed in Egypt’s Sinai, killing all 224 people on board.The flight was bringing holidaymakers back to Russia’s second largest city Saint Petersburg when it went...

    Egypt: Official says doomed Russian plane was in good shape
    Nov01

    Egypt: Official says doomed Russian plane was in good shape

    In this photo released by the Prime Minister’s office, Sherif Ismail, right, looks at the remains of a crashed passenger jet in Hassana, Egypt. (Source: AP photo) An Egyptian ground service official who carried out a pre-flight inspection of the Russian passenger plane that crashed in the Sinai Peninsula said Sunday that the Airbus A321-200...

    Sinai plane crash: ‘Everything checked out’ during pre-flight inspection
    Nov01

    Sinai plane crash: ‘Everything checked out’ during pre-flight inspection

    ALTERNATIVE CROP – In this photo taken on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, The Russian airline Kogalymavia’s Airbus A321 with a tail number of EI-ETJ on an airstrip of Moscow’s Domodedovo international airport, outside Moscow, Russia. Russia’s civil air agency is expected to have a news conference shortly to talk about the Russian...

    Technical Inspector Says Crashed Russian Plane Was In Good Condition
    Nov01

    Technical Inspector Says Crashed Russian Plane Was In Good Condition

    SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — An Egyptian ground service official who carried out a pre-flight inspection of the Russian passenger plane that crashed in the Sinai Peninsula said Sunday that the Airbus A321-200 appeared to be in good condition.The Metrojet plane, bound for St. Petersburg in Russia, crashed 23 minutes after it took off from...

    Russia Mourns Plane Crash Victims
    Nov01

    Russia Mourns Plane Crash Victims

    Russia is observing a national day of mourning Sunday for the 217 passengers and seven crew members killed in a plane crash Saturday in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula. Nearly all of the passengers were Russian tourists returning to St. Petersburg from the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh. Three Ukrainians are also among the dead. Emergency crews...

    The Latest: Emirates halts flights over Egypt’s Sinai
    Nov01

    The Latest: Emirates halts flights over Egypt’s Sinai

    SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — The latest developments after a Russian passenger plane crashed in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, killing all 224 people on board (all times local).1:35 p.m.Russia’s air safety regulator has ordered the airline whose charter jet crashed in Egypt to suspend flights pending the probe.Rostransnadzor,...

    Egypt: Official says doomed Russian plane was in good shape
    Nov01

    Egypt: Official says doomed Russian plane was in good shape

    National mourning: The Russian national flag is flown at half-mast on top of the Senate Building in Kremlin on the day of national mourning in Moscow, Russia, Sunday. The Russian Metrojet airliner crashed Saturday in a remote mountainous part of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula 23 minutes after taking off from a popular Red Sea resort, killing all...

    Egypt: Official says doomed Russian plane was in good shape
    Nov01

    Egypt: Official says doomed Russian plane was in good shape

    SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — An Egyptian ground service official who carried out a pre-flight inspection of the Russian passenger plane that crashed in the Sinai Peninsula said Sunday that the Airbus A321-200 appeared to be in good condition.The Metrojet plane, bound for St. Petersburg in Russia, crashed 23 minutes after it took off from...

    Crash investigation begins in Cairo
    Nov01

    Crash investigation begins in Cairo

    Egyptian and Russian investigators will begin examining within hours the contents of the two black boxes recovered from the Russian airliner that crashed over Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula on Saturday, judicial and ministerial sources said. The sources said the examination would take place at the civil aviation ministry in Cairo. Russian’s...