Russia, Egypt dismiss bomb theory

...jetliner broke apart high above the Sinai, Russia and Egypt on Thursday dismissed Western...public with its suspicions about a bomb.Russia and Egypt insist the investigation into...planned visit - his first as president.Russia complained that intelligence gathered...
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Russia shows military might in Syria, also pushes diplomacy

...HEMEIMEEM AIR BASE, Syria (AP) - As Russia unleashed waves of warplanes Thursday...other as allies in a common fight."Russia put its military muscle on display, bringing...and other Western powers have questioned Russia's primary motive in the airstrikes that...
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Alaskan stranded in Russia after flight canceled

...Sivoy Miklahook booked his flight to Russia when there were no scheduled return flights...successful.Earlier this year, a friend from Russia's Chukotka region traveled to, and after Miklahook was already in Russia, a group booked an Oct. 7 charter...
Putin vows to hunt down, punish those who bombed Russian jet

...being pounded by the French military.Russia's FSB security service confirmed for...of those responsible, and Putin said Russia would be relentless in its pursuit...explosives had been produced outside of Russia, but gave no other details.Egyptian...
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France IDs top Paris attacks figure

...demeanor, reflecting strained relations over Russia's support for Syrian President Bashar Assad and Russia's go-it-alone pursuit of airstrikes...address, Hollande said the United States and Russia needed to cooperate in attacking IS targets...
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French hunt 2nd fugitive

...was part of an Islamic State cell that American intelligence agencies had been tracking for months.Meanwhile, France and Russia unleashed a new wave of airstrikes against IS targets in Syria, while fears of further terror attacks deepened in Paris and...
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Coast Guard studies shipping lanes for Bering Sea routes

...Guard is taking steps to plot a shipping route that will help the ships safely navigate the 53-mile wide waterway separating Russia and Alaska. Among the vessels slated to pass through the strait is a cruise ship carrying more than 1,000 passengers on a...
Adviser: Carson struggling with foreign policy being made of Carson's appearance on Fox News Sunday. Along with delving into the hypothetical of a shooting war with Russia, Carson demurred when Wallace pressed him on which countries he would call first in attempting to build a coalition to fight...
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...diplomatic and military chiefs from both parties to pressure reluctant Republican senators into ratifying a nuclear weapons deal with Russia. (The Senate ratified the treaty the following month.) General Motors stock resumed trading on Wall Street, signaling the...
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Vast forest fires in Indonesia spawn ecological disaster

...manufacturing.To fight the fires, Indonesia used everything from helicopters to elephants outfitted with water pumps and hoses. Russia leased two amphibious jets, and Singapore, Malaysia, Australia and Japan also sent aircraft, firefighters or chemicals and...
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