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  • Pakistan minister threatens to deal nuke strike against Israel

    Date: 2016-12-25 12:03:29 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:28 - ID:6215053

    NEW YORK, Dec 25 (MENA) - The defense minister of Pakistan has threatened that his country would deal a nuclear strike to Israel. The defense minister, Khawaja Muhammad Asif, wrote a saber-rattling Twitter post directed at Israel on Friday ....

  • Putin orders Russian PM to create commission on probe into Tu-154 crash

    Date: 2016-12-25 11:04:40 GMT - Russia - World - SN:24 - ID:6214529

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) – Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to set up a commission to investigate the Tu-154 aircraft crash in the Black Sea, Sputnik News quoted the Kremlin’s press service as saying ....

  • Russian plane crashes into Black sea 7 minutes after takeoff

    Date: 2016-12-25 10:41:36 GMT - Russia - World - SN:19 - ID:6213861

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) - The Russian aircraft TU-154, which had disappeared from radar shortly after take-off in Sochi Sunday, has crashed in the Krasnodar Region seven minutes after takeoff, a source in local security services told Sputnik news ....

  • Most Japanese feel unfriendly toward Russia: survey

    Date: 2016-12-25 09:26:53 GMT - Japan - World - SN:16 - ID:6213429

    TOKYO, Dec 25 (MENA) - Roughly eight out of 10 Japanese feel unfriendly toward Russia, according to results released Saturday of a government survey, after Tokyo tried unsuccessfully this year to settle a 70-year-old territorial dispute preventing ....

  • Russian official rules out terrorism in crash

    Date: 2016-12-25 09:12:45 GMT - Russia - World - SN:15 - ID:6213433

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) - A Russian official says the crash of a Russian military passenger plane into the Black Sea could have been caused by a technical malfunction or a crew error, but he believes it could not have been terrorism because the plane ....

  • 92 on board of crashed Russian plane - ministry

    Date: 2016-12-25 07:38:45 GMT - Russia - World - SN:7 - ID:6213269

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) - Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov said Sunday that a total of 92 people were on board of Tu-154 that crashed in the Black Sea. There were 84 passengers and 8 crew members on board of the plane ....

  • Debris of missing Russian plane found

    Date: 2016-12-25 06:53:23 GMT - Russia - World - SN:5 - ID:6213089

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) - Russia's missing TU-154 aircraft fell into the Black Sea as its fragments were discovered 1.5 kilometers (1 mile) from the sea shore of Sochi at a depth of 50-70 meters (164-184 feet), the Russian Defense Ministry's press ....

  • Russian plane disappears from radar near Sochi

    Date: 2016-12-25 05:58:10 GMT - Russia - World - SN:1 - ID:6212917

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) - A Russian military plane has disappeared from radar just minutes after take-off from the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia Today channel reported. They quoted a source at the emergency ministry as saying the missing ....

  • Israel's Netanyahu lashes out at Obama over UN vote

    Date: 2016-12-24 21:32:21 GMT - Israel - World - SN:72 - ID:6212517

    GAZA CITY, Dec 24 (MENA) - Israel's prime minister lashed out at US President Barack Obama on Saturday, accusing him of a "shameful ambush" at the United Nations over West Bank settlements and saying he is looking forward to working with his ....

  • Putin, Rouhani agree to continue cooperation on Syrian political settlement

    Date: 2016-12-24 20:56:56 GMT - Russia - World - SN:68 - ID:6212421

    MOSCOW, Dec 24 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani agreed over the phone to continue close cooperation regarding Syrian political settlement, Kremlin press service said Saturday, according to Sputnik ....

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