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    Mongolia, between big neighbors, seeks permanent neutrality
    Nov02

    Mongolia, between big neighbors, seeks permanent neutrality

    ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia (AP) — Sandwiched between China and Russia, landlocked Mongolia has long tread a middle path, maintaining a balance between Moscow and Beijing while referring to the U.S. and other remote allies as “third neighbors.” Now, with a wealth of mineral resources set to transform its largely agrarian economy, Mongolia is moving to...

    Bodies of Egypt crash victims arrive in Russia
    Nov02

    Bodies of Egypt crash victims arrive in Russia

    Saint Petersburg (AFP) – A plane carrying the remains of 144 people killed when a Russian airliner crashed in Egypt landed in Saint Petersburg early on Monday, hours after investigators probing the doomed flight said it had broken up in the air.The emergency Russian plane, the first to bring back the bodies of those who died when the A-321...

    Russians Mourn Victims of Plane Crash in Egypt
    Nov01

    Russians Mourn Victims of Plane Crash in Egypt

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — In a massive outpouring of grief, thousands of people flocked to St. Petersburg’s airport Sunday, laying flowers, soft toys and paper planes next to the pictures of the victims of the crash of a passenger jet in Egypt that killed all 224 on board in Russia’s deadliest air crash to date. “I can’t remain...

    Russians mourn victims of plane crash in Egypt
    Nov01

    Russians mourn victims of plane crash in Egypt

    Most victims – except 4 Ukrainians and 1 Belarusian – were Russian, from St. PetersburgFlags across Russia were flying half-staff on Sunday in 1st of 3 days of mourning Emergencies Situations Ministry to start delivering victims’ bodies to St. Petersburg … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Russians mourn victims of plane crash in Egypt
    Nov01

    Russians mourn victims of plane crash in Egypt

    Most victims – except 4 Ukrainians and 1 Belarusian – were Russian, from St. PetersburgFlags across Russia were flying half-staff on Sunday in 1st of 3 days of mourning Emergencies Situations Ministry to start delivering victims’ bodies to St. Petersburg … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Russians mourn victims of plane crash in Egypt
    Nov01

    Russians mourn victims of plane crash in Egypt

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — In a massive outpouring of grief, thousands of people flocked to St. Petersburg’s airport Sunday, laying flowers, soft toys and paper planes next to the pictures of the victims of the crash of a passenger jet in Egypt that killed all 224 on board in Russia’s deadliest air crash to date.”I...

    Simone Biles earns 9th world championship gold medal
    Nov01

    Simone Biles earns 9th world championship gold medal

    GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Simone Biles set the record by a female for career gold medals at the world gymnastics championships Sunday by winning the balance beam and floor exercise.The 18-year-old now has 10 golds in all, breaking the mark held by Svetlana Khorkina, Gina Gogean and Larisa Latynina.The three-time all-around champion posted a score...

    Crashed Russian Plane Broke Up in the Air, Official Says
    Nov01

    Crashed Russian Plane Broke Up in the Air, Official Says

    (SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt) — The Russian passenger plane that crashed in Egypt, killing everyone onboard, broke up at high altitude, Russia’s top aviation official said Sunday. The Metrojet plane, bound for St. Petersburg in Russia, crashed 23 minutes after it took off from Egypt’s Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh on Saturday morning....

    Arrest of Ukraine oligarch’s ally politically motivated – lawyer
    Nov01

    Arrest of Ukraine oligarch’s ally politically motivated – lawyer

    KIEV (Reuters) – The arrest in Ukraine of a close associate of the influential business tycoon Ihor Kolomoisky on suspicion of embezzlement is… …read more Source:...

    Russia: Plane that crashed in Egypt broke up high in the air
    Nov01

    Russia: Plane that crashed in Egypt broke up high in the air

    SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — The Russian passenger plane that crashed in Egypt, killing everyone onboard, broke up at high altitude, Russia’s top aviation official said Sunday. The Metrojet plane, bound for St. Petersburg in Russia, crashed 23 minutes after it took off from Egypt’s Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh on Saturday...