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    Putin to visit Finland amid tensions in Baltic Sea region
    Jun30

    Putin to visit Finland amid tensions in Baltic Sea region

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Finland on Friday is expected to focus on cementing ties with its neighboring Western country amid heightened tensions in the region over sanctions and the Ukraine crisis. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Putin Says Russia Won’t Enter Arms Race With NATO
    Jun30

    Putin Says Russia Won’t Enter Arms Race With NATO

    President Vladimir Putin says that Russia will respond to NATO’s military buildup near its borders, but will not be drawn into an arms race. Putin said Thursday that NATO underlined its anti-Russian intentions by deploying forces in Poland and the Baltics and building missile defense sites. Russia has described NATO’s U.S.-led missile...

    Turkish Police Raid ISIS Safe Houses, Detain 22 Islamic State Suspects As Death Toll Climbs
    Jun30

    Turkish Police Raid ISIS Safe Houses, Detain 22 Islamic State Suspects As Death Toll Climbs

    ISTANBUL — Turkish police have detained 22 Islamic State suspects in the wake of Tuesday’s triple suicide bombing at Istanbul Ataturk Airport, according to a Turkish official. Police carried out raids on supposed ISIS safe houses in Istanbul and the western coastal city of Izmir, detaining both Turkish citizens and foreign nationals....

    Putin says Russia won’t enter arms race with NATO
    Jun30

    Putin says Russia won’t enter arms race with NATO

    MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says that Russia will respond to NATO’s military buildup near its borders, but will not be drawn into an arms race. Putin said Thursday that NATO underlined its anti-Russian intentions by deploying forces in Poland and the Baltics and building missile defense sites. Russia has described NATO’s...

    Armenia Ratifies Joint Air-Defense With Russia
    Jun30

    Armenia Ratifies Joint Air-Defense With Russia

    Armenian lawmakers have approved the cabinet’s decision to join Russia’s air-defense system amid protests by the opposition. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on
    Jun30

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on

    Every day in summertime, hundreds of people flock to an outdoor gym on an island in the Dnieper river in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. …read more Source: FOX...

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on
    Jun30

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on

    Kuk, a mathematician who worked in a cybernetics research center, says it was easy to obtain materials and factory hands willing to shape the equipment in the 1970s, when Soviet heavy industry was still flourishing. Nearly 50 years on, the gym boasts about 200 hand-made machines, from leg and arm trainers to more sophisticated contraptions. The...

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on
    Jun30

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on

    Every day in summertime, hundreds of people flock to an outdoor gym on an island in the Dnieper river in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on
    Jun30

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Every day in summertime, hundreds of people flock to an outdoor gym on an island in the Dnieper river in the Ukrainian… …read more Source:...

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on
    Jun30

    AP PHOTOS: Kiev’s outdoor gym flourishes 50 years on

    Every day in summertime, hundreds of people flock to an outdoor gym on an island in the Dnieper river in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...