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    Avalanche in French Alps Hits High School Ski Group, Kills 3
    Jan13

    Avalanche in French Alps Hits High School Ski Group, Kills 3

    PARIS — An avalanche in the French Alps struck a high school ski group Wednesday afternoon, killing at least three people, according to French officials. France’s National Gendarmerie said a search-and-rescue operation was launched in the Deux Alpes ski resort using sniffer dogs and a helicopter. French authorities in the Alps region...

    Ukrainian man, 2 French pupils killed in Alpine avalanche
    Jan13

    Ukrainian man, 2 French pupils killed in Alpine avalanche

    Two teenagers and a Ukrainian man were killed when an avalanche swept away skiers in the French Alps, including a group on a school outing, local officials said on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Putin, Obama call for de-escalation of Saudi-Iranian tensions
    Jan13

    Putin, Obama call for de-escalation of Saudi-Iranian tensions

    Reuters . Moscow/ New Age Online Russian president Vladimir Putin and US president Barack Obama spoke by telephone on Wednesday and called for an easing of tensions between and Iran and Saudi Arabia, the Kremlin said. The two leaders also discussed Ukraine, a resolution to Syria’s crisis and the situation on the Korean peninsula, a Kremlin...

    Putin and Obama discuss Ukraine and ways of resolving Syrian crisis
    Jan13

    Putin and Obama discuss Ukraine and ways of resolving Syrian crisis

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    NATO cannot limit defenses
    Jan13

    NATO cannot limit defenses

    Russia insists North Korea defenses are a threat BY ROBIN EMMOTT Reuters BRUSSELS – NATO allies cannot agree to Russian demands to limit their missile defenses because of the threat posed by North Korea, a senior U.S. State Department official said on Tuesday. North Korea’s claim last week to have tested a hydrogen bomb, which would...

    Relatives Of MH17 Crash Victims Demand Release Of Key Data
    Jan13

    Relatives Of MH17 Crash Victims Demand Release Of Key Data

    Relatives of those killed in the MH17 air disaster are demanding the release of what they say is key evidence that could shed light on the tragedy over eastern Ukraine in July 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine expands ban on Russian goods with meat, vodka embargo
    Jan13

    Ukraine expands ban on Russian goods with meat, vodka embargo

    Ukraine has expanded a list of Russian items banned from being brought into the country as sanctions imposed by the United States and western allies are reported to be having more of an impact on Moscow that previously predicted. Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk on Monday unveiled a list containing 43 … …read more Source: The...

    Deadly avalanche in French Alps sweeps away high school students, teacher
    Jan13

    Deadly avalanche in French Alps sweeps away high school students, teacher

    A dozen people, including a group of French high school students and their teacher, were swept away by an avalanche in the Vénosc ski resort in the Isere area of the French Alps on Wednesday, according to multiple French news reports. At least two of the students are dead and three others may be seriously injured, local radio station France Bleu...

    Three dead, several injured as avalanche strikes in French Alps
    Jan13

    Three dead, several injured as avalanche strikes in French Alps

    The snow slide killed a 14-year-old, a 16-year-old and a Ukrainian adult skier …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Obama discusses Syria, Ukraine with Russia’s Putin: White House
    Jan13

    Obama discusses Syria, Ukraine with Russia’s Putin: White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama spoke by telephone with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, the White House said. …read more Source:...