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Corey Flintoff

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Turkey Insists Russian Jet Was In Its Airspace When It Was Shot Down

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Russian President Vladimir Putin said the plane was in Syrian airspace, and also announced that Russia will deploy advanced anti-aircraft missiles to its airbase in Syria.

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Turkish Forces Shoot Down Russian Fighter Jet For Violating Its Airspace

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

President Vladimir Putin has responded angrily to the downing of a Russian fighter jet near the Syrian-Turkish border Tuesday. Turkey said its aircraft shot down the Russian fighter after it violated Turkish airspace — a claim Moscow denies.

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Turkey Claims It Shot Down A Russian Fighter Plane

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Turkey says it shot down a Russian fighter plane which had violated its airspace. Russia says one of its planes was shot down over Syria by groundfire, and that it did not violate Turkish airspace.

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Crimea Loses Electricity After Power Lines Are Blown Up

Monday, November 23, 2015

Explosions on tower pylons in Ukraine knocked out power to much of Crimea. Crimea receives most of its power from Ukraine. The incident highlights the volatile atmosphere between Russia and Ukraine.

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As Paris Recovers From Attacks, Russia Confirms Bomb Caused Airliner Crash

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Russian finally acknowledged a terrorist plot brought down a Russian jetliner over Egypt last month. In Paris, the Muslim community worries there will be a backlash against them after the attacks.

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International Governing Body Suspends Russian Track And Field

Friday, November 13, 2015

Russia has been provisionally suspended by international track and field's governing body. The decision could keep Russian athletes out of next year's Olympic Games in Brazil.

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A Post-Soviet Baby Bust Comes Back To Bite Russia

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Russia is facing a demographic crisis. Some women are having more babies, but there are fewer mothers overall. The country may face worse economic problems and challenges staffing its armed forces.

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World Anti-Doping Agency Wants Russia Suspended From Athletics Competitions

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Russia responded angrily to the report which said there is alleged widespread drug use by the country's track and field athletes, and corruption in Russia's main sample testing laboratory.

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Russian Artist Arrested After Torching Intelligence Agency's Doors

Monday, November 09, 2015

Images show Pyotr Pavlensky standing before the doors to the Lubyanka, the Soviet-era prison and former KGB headquarters that now houses the main office of the FSB security service.

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Russia Suspends Flights To Egypt Amid Probe Into Plane Crash

Friday, November 06, 2015

Russia has become the latest country to suspend tourist flights to Egypt's Sinai peninsula, after the crash of a Russian jet in the area on Saturday.

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Russian Airliner Crash Update

Friday, November 06, 2015

The latest information on the Russian airliner that crashed in Egypt. All 224 people on board were killed.

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Moscow Rejects Idea That Bomb Brought Down Airliner

Thursday, November 05, 2015

Russian officials say that any suggestion that a bomb caused the Metrojet crash in Egypt is premature, and that if the British government has specific information, it should be shared with Moscow.

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Russian Investigators Search Wreckage Of Aircraft Downed Over Sinai

Monday, November 02, 2015

Russia promises a "credible" investigation into Saturday's plane crash over the Sinai peninsula that killed all 224 people on board. Investigators are looking into what could cause the Airbus A321 to disintegrate in flight.

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Russians Mourn Plane Crash Victims As Investigation Begins

Sunday, November 01, 2015

Russians are observing a day of mourning for the more than 200 people who died in a plane crash in Egypt. Officials have begun an investigation into the crash and the airline that owned the plane.

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Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad Visits Moscow In First Trip Since War Began

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Syrian president Bashar al-Assad has visited Moscow in his first trip outside his country since the war began there nearly five years ago. Russian President Vladimir Putin told him th...

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Can Russia Sustain Its Military Operation In Syria?

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Russia says its commitment there is limited, but some analysts are skeptical and warn Russia may find it increasingly difficult and expensive to maintain its Syrian operation.

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Russian Officials Challenge Dutch Report On Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Ever since Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine in July 2014, Russia has offered a number of explanations — all of which attempt to shift blame away from Russia and its Ukrainian separatist allies.

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An Unexpected Revival For A Beloved Russian Poet

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Singer Iris Dement's new album is based on the work of the late Anna Akhmatova, whose spare, insightful lines addressed the ambiguities of love and the tumult of Soviet times.

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In Honor Of His 63rd, Putin Plays Hockey And Is Painted As The Buddha

Wednesday, October 07, 2015

The Russian leader scored seven goals in his birthday game with NHL players — and in a Moscow exhibition, works of fan art depicted him in guises including Batman, Thor, Jupiter and the Buddha.

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Russian Reaction Is Mixed Over Moscow Entering Syria's Conflict

Wednesday, October 07, 2015

As Russia marks Vladimir Putin's birthday, the president's popularity among Russians is a high as ever. Even so, people on the streets of Moscow have mixed reactions to Putin's actions in Syria.

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