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At Trump summit, Putin made 'concrete' Ukraine offer, says envoy

Jul 21, 2018 - 9:02 AM

A US State Department spokesperson tweets, 'To be clear: The Administration is not considering supporting a referendum in [eastern] Ukraine'

TRUMP-PUTIN SUMMIT. Russia's President Vladimir Putin (R) listens while US President Donald Trump speaks ahead of their meeting in Helsinki, on July 16, 2018. File photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP

Russia diplomats, families, leave U.S. embassy

Apr 01, 2018 - 8:40 AM

In total, 171 people will leave the country, state news agency TASS reports Russian ambassador to the US, Anatoly Antonov, as saying

EXPELLED. Russian diplomats leave their embassy in Washington. Photo by Zach Gibson/AFP

Moscow plane crash may have been caused by iced speed probes

Feb 13, 2018 - 11:23 PM

'A factor in the development of a special situation in the flight could be the wrong data about flight speed on pilots' indicators which was likely due to iced pitot tubes (speed probes) while their heating systems were shut off,' says the Russian Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC)

PLANE CRASH INVESTIGATION. This handout photo taken and released by the Russian Emergency Ministry on February 13, 2018, shows emergency rescuers working at the site of plane crash in Ramensky district, on the outskirts of Moscow. Photo by the Russian Emergency Ministry/AFP

Investigators search snow for clues to deadly Russian plane crash

Feb 12, 2018 - 1:59 PM

(UPDATED) Russia's Investigative Committee says it will consider explanations including human error, technical failure and weather conditions

HUDDLE. A picture taken in the Ramensky district on the outskirts of Moscow on February 11, 2018 shows an aerial view of Russian emergency vehicles arriving near to the site of air crash. Dmitry Serebryakov/AFP

4 die as French army-chartered plane crashes off Ivory Coast

Oct 14, 2017 - 7:31 PM

(UPDATED) Six other aboard the Antonov aircraft are injured

Ukraine, Maersk hit in new wave of global cyberattacks

Jun 27, 2017 - 11:05 PM

UPDATED Several companies and organizations are targeted in what appears to be another major spread of ransomware

Russian destroyer fires shots to 'avoid collision' with Turkish boat

Dec 14, 2015 - 8:14 AM

Moscow says the crew had to fire small arms in the direction of the boat at a guaranteed survivability distance

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At least 36 dead in S. Sudan air crash – Red Cross

Nov 04, 2015 - 8:15 PM

2nd UPDATE The Russian built Antonov An 12 cargo plan smashes into a farming community on an island in the White Nile river Rescue workers continue search for more bodies

CRASH SITE. People gather at the site where a cargo plane crashed into a small farming community on a small island in the White Nile river, close to Juba airport in the Hai Gabat residential area on November 4. Photo by Charles Lomodong/AFP