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    Tourists vacate Egypt after Russian plane crash
    Nov11

    Tourists vacate Egypt after Russian plane crash

    SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Tourism bookings in Egypt’s main Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh have plunged in the wake of a Russian plane crash, officials said Wednesday, amid fears the airliner may have been downed by a bomb. Battered by years of political turmoil, Egypt’s vital tourism sector has been almost completely dependent...

    Ukraine says 1 solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids
    Nov11

    Ukraine says 1 solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukraine says a soldier has been killed and five others wounded in separatist attacks in eastern Ukraine and that a rise in violence is threatening the region’s delicate truce.Col. Andriy Lysenko, presidential spokesman for the military operation against the separatists, said Wednesday that the casualties came amid 21...

    Putin: Russia doesn’t want to enter arms race
    Nov11

    Putin: Russia doesn’t want to enter arms race

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s military modernization program doesn’t mean that the nation intends to engage in an arms race, President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday.Speaking during a meeting with the top military officers and arms industries officials, Putin said that the ongoing military upgrade is a compensation for the years of...

    André Glucksmann: The Consummate Contemporary
    Nov11

    André Glucksmann: The Consummate Contemporary

    Editor’s note: French philosopher, author, and activist André Glucksmann died on November 10 at age 78. With Bernard-Henri Lévy he was a founding member of the New Philosophers. Swirling around my head since this morning are the many André Glucksmanns that I have known. Caroming, they send me into zones of memory that I had not expected to...

    Ukraine says 1 soldier killed, 5 wounded in separatist attacks that threaten peace process
    Nov11

    Ukraine says 1 soldier killed, 5 wounded in separatist attacks that threaten peace process

    Ukraine says a soldier has been killed and five others wounded in separatist attacks in eastern Ukraine and that a rise in violence is threatening the region’s delicate truce. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine Says 1 Solider Killed, 5 Wounded in Separatist Raids
    Nov11

    Ukraine Says 1 Solider Killed, 5 Wounded in Separatist Raids

    Ukraine says 1 soldier killed, 5 wounded in separatist attacks that threaten peace process …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine says 1 solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids
    Nov11

    Ukraine says 1 solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukraine says a soldier has been killed and five others wounded in separatist attacks in eastern Ukraine and that a rise in violence is threatening the region’s delicate truce. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine says 1 solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids
    Nov11

    Ukraine says 1 solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukraine says a soldier has been killed and five others wounded in separatist attacks in eastern Ukraine and that a rise in… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Military Jet Crashes During Training, Killing Pilot
    Nov11

    Ukraine Military Jet Crashes During Training, Killing Pilot

    A Soviet-designed Su-25 jet aircraft crashed in southeastern Ukraine on Wednesday during a training exercise, killing its pilot, the Ukrainian military said. The incident took place at around 0800 GMT in the Zaporizhya region, about 450 kilometers (280 miles) from Kyiv, a defense ministry spokesman said, without specifying the cause of the crash....

    Putin: Russia doesn’t want to enter arms race
    Nov11

    Putin: Russia doesn’t want to enter arms race

    Speaking during Wednesday’s meeting with arms industries officials, Putin said that the ongoing military upgrade is a compensation for the years of insufficient funding that followed the Soviet collapse. The gathering was the third meeting on military issues in as many days, reflecting the close attention the Russian leader was paying to...