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Moscow confirms deployment of Iskander missiles on NATO borders

Moscow confirms deployment of Iskander missiles on NATO borders

Dec 17, Moscow – Lithuania and Poland expressed concern on Monday about signals that Russia has deployed state-of-the-art missiles in a territory that borders the NATO countries. The U.S. State Department also said that it has urged Russia to avoid taking any steps that could destabilize that region. Russia’s Defense Ministry gave an oblique response […]

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Italy Senate expels 3-time ex-Premier Berlusconi

Italy Senate expels 3-time ex-Premier Berlusconi

Nov 28, – The Italian Senate has expelled former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi as a result of his tax fraud conviction, upheld on appeal at Italy’s highest court in August. The former premier spoke of a “bitter day.” Even before the Senate’s decision to expel him on Wednesday, Berlusconi had anticipated the decision and delivered […]

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Suicide bomber attack kills 20 in Iraq mosque

Suicide bomber attack kills 20 in Iraq mosque

July 19, – The bomber detonated explosives in the Abu Bakr Al Sadiq Mosque as the imam gave the Friday sermon in the town of Al Wajihiyah, east of Baquba, the capital of Diyala province, a police colonel said. A suicide bomber struck a crowded Sunni mosque north of Baghdad on Friday, killing 20 people, […]

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