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    Russian air disasters of past decade
    Mar19

    Russian air disasters of past decade

    MOSCOW (AP) — A look at notable disasters over the past decade involving Russian planes or foreign planes: — March 19, 2016: A Boeing 737-800 flown by FlyDubai crashes while landing at Rostov-on-Don, killing all 62 aboard. — Oct. 31, 2015: An onboard bomb destroys a Metrojet airliner soon after taking off from Egypt’s Sharm al-Sheikh...

    FlyDubai Plane Crash in Russia Kills All on Board
    Mar19

    FlyDubai Plane Crash in Russia Kills All on Board

    All 62 people on board a FlyDubai plane which crashed on landing in the city of Rostov-on-Don, Russia, are confirmed dead, Russian officials say.Preliminary data suggests there were 55 passengers and 7 crew on the Boeing 737, which “hit the ground and broke into pieces,” according to the investigative committee quoted by RIA Novosti....

    2 Indians among 62 killed in Russian plane crash
    Mar19

    2 Indians among 62 killed in Russian plane crash

    Giving out the details about nationalities of those killed in crash of a FlyDubai Boeing 737-800, the Dubai Media Office said there were 44 Russians, eight Ukrainians and one person from Uzbekistan. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Putin visits Crimea to mark 2 years since annexation
    Mar19

    Putin visits Crimea to mark 2 years since annexation

    MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin visited Crimea on Friday as Russia marked two years since annexing the Black Sea peninsula from Ukraine in a move that dramatically damaged its ties with the West. The Kremlin strongman stopped over on the island of Tuzla to oversee progress on a $3-billion (2.66-billion-euro) bridge project connecting Russia to...

    Plane Crashes in Southern Russia; 62 Dead
    Mar19

    Plane Crashes in Southern Russia; 62 Dead

    An airliner flying from Dubai has crashed while trying to land in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don, killing all 62 people on board. Officials say the Boeing 737 aircraft was FlyDubai flight FZ981. Fifty-five passengers and seven crew members were aboard the flight. Russia’s Investigative Committee says its two theories are that...

    Russian spacecraft with US grandpa on board docks at space station
    Mar19

    Russian spacecraft with US grandpa on board docks at space station

    BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan: A Russian spacecraft carrying three crew to the International Space Station, including a US grandfather who is poised to enter the record books, has successfully docked with the orbital outpost, NASA said. The crew docked at 0309 GMT Saturday some 407 kilometers (253 miles) above the Pacific Ocean, off the western coast of...

    Russia continues to oppress Crimea’s Tatars
    Mar19

    Russia continues to oppress Crimea’s Tatars

    With the exception of Turkey, the Muslim world has been virtually silent on the Tatars’ situation. …read more Source: AL...

    Russian spacecraft with US grandpa onboard docks at space station
    Mar19

    Russian spacecraft with US grandpa onboard docks at space station

    BAIKONUR (AFP) – A Russian spacecraft carrying three crew to the International Space Station, including a US grandfather who is poised to enter the record books, has successfully docked with the orbital outpost, NASA said.The crew docked at 0309 GMT Saturday some 407 kilometers (253 miles) above the Pacific Ocean, off the western coast of...

    President Obama Is a Political Narcissist
    Mar19

    President Obama Is a Political Narcissist

    Russia announces the withdrawal of its forces from Syria. The decision is a surprise — President Obama is shocked. This is a feeling he experiences often.He was astonished when Vladimir Putin intervened in the Syrian conflict in 2015. He was startled when ISIS conquered a fair portion of Mesopotamia in 2014. He was jarred when Putin invaded...

    Ex-president Yanukovich says assets seizure attempts to hide Kiev's failings
    Mar19

    Ex-president Yanukovich says assets seizure attempts to hide Kiev's failings

    “The conversations about the “mythical billions” of Yanukovich prove they have brought the country to collapse,” Yanukovich said. …read more Source:...