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    Ukraine Says Missile Tests Will Avoid Crimea, Mollifying Russia
    Dec01

    Ukraine Says Missile Tests Will Avoid Crimea, Mollifying Russia

    Ukraine’s military said its two-day missile drill starting on Thursday would avoid the airspace over Crimea, sidestepping a possible confrontation with Russia which annexed the peninsula in 2014.News of the tests had angered the Kremlin, prompting it to put its air defense forces on high alert and maneuver warships in the Black Sea.The...

    Ukraine Conducts Missile Tests Near Black Sea, Raising Russian Ire
    Dec01

    Ukraine Conducts Missile Tests Near Black Sea, Raising Russian Ire

    Ukraine began two days of surface-to-air missile tests in an area near the Black Sea, as tensions with Moscow escalated. Russia, which annexed the adjacent region of Crimea in 2014, called the exercises a provocation, and reportedly put its military on high alert. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine launches missile drills near Crimea
    Dec01

    Ukraine launches missile drills near Crimea

    Ukraine on Thursday unleashed a barrage of missile tests near Russian-annexed Crimea in a show of strength and defiance bound to irritate Moscow. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Ukraine tests missiles, drawing Russia’s anger
    Dec01

    Ukraine tests missiles, drawing Russia’s anger

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, Dec. 1 (UPI) — Ukraine began surface-to-air missile tests over the Black Sea, after Russia threatened to shoot the missiles down. …read more Source: United Press...

    Putin Hopes to Fix Ties With US, Pool Anti-Terror Efforts
    Dec01

    Putin Hopes to Fix Ties With US, Pool Anti-Terror Efforts

    MOSCOW—In a conciliatory state-of-the-nation address, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday voiced hope for mending a rift with the U.S. and pooling efforts in fighting terrorism. The speech reflected Moscow’s hope that President-elect Donald Trump could help repair ties with Washington that have sunk to a post-Cold War low over the...

    Russia deploys warships near Crimea as Ukraine fires missiles in air defence drill 
    Dec01
    Putin says Russia not ‘looking for enemies’
    Dec01

    Putin says Russia not ‘looking for enemies’

    MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin adopted a conciliatory tone to international rivals in a key speech on Thursday, saying Russia needed has “never looked for enemies” in the international community. “We do not want confrontation with anyone. It is not needed — not by us, our partners, the international community,” Putin...

    Beeline announces Pre-New-Year smartphone sales campaign
    Dec01

    Beeline announces Pre-New-Year smartphone sales campaign

    ArmInfo.Beeline has announced about holding pre- New-Year campaign on selling smartphones. Within the campaign clients can acquire Beeline Smart 8 smartphone for beneficial, holiday prices with an additional discount for the second phone. The press-service of the company has told ArmInfo that the campaign will last from December 1, 2016 to...

    Russian forces on ‘high alert’ as Ukraine tests missiles near Crimea
    Dec01

    Russian forces on ‘high alert’ as Ukraine tests missiles near Crimea

    REUTERS/Gleb GaranichUkraine’s military said its two-day missile drill starting on Thursday would avoid the airspace over Crimea, sidestepping a possible confrontation with Russia which annexed the peninsula in 2014. News of the tests had angered the Kremlin, prompting it to put its air defense forces on high alert and maneuver warships in...

    Vladimir Putin Says He Wants to Cooperate With Donald Trump
    Dec01

    Vladimir Putin Says He Wants to Cooperate With Donald Trump

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that he wants to reset relations with the United States when President-elect Donald Trump takes office in order to work together on range of issues, including terrorism. “We are ready for cooperation with the new U.S. administration,” Putin said in a speech at the Kremlin, according to a Bloomberg...