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Downing of Russian plane caused by “chain of tragic and random circumstances”: Putin

MOSCOW (Rahnuma): Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday the downing of the Russian Il-20 surveillance plane was the result of “a…
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US: Pompeo says downing of Russian plane ‘unfortunate’

WASHINGTON (Rahnuma): U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed sympathies Tuesday for the lives lost when a Russian military airplane was downed by…
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Moscow blames Israel for Syria’s mistakenly downing Russian plane

MOSCOW (Rahnuma): A Russian military aircraft with 15 people on board was mistakenly downed by a Syrian missile, the Russian Defense…
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Experts from China, Mongolia, Russia talk on construction of economic corridor

ULAN BATOR (Rahnuma): The fourth China-Mongolia-Russia Think-Tank Forum kicked off here Tuesday to discuss the building of a trilateral economic corridor…
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Syria welcomes Turkish-Russian deal on Idlib’s demilitarized zone

DAMASCUS (Rahnuma): The Syrian Foreign Ministry Tuesday said the Syrian government welcomes the Russian-Turkish deal on establishing a demilitarized zone in…
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Russia, Iran planning to declare victory over Idlib

ISTANBUL (Rahnuma): An expert analyst evaluated possible scenarios for the embattled opposition stronghold of Idlib, Syria, the effects of the great migration…
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US accuses Russia of ‘cheating’ on North Korea sanctions

UNITED NATIONS, US (Rahnuma): The US on Monday accused Russia of “cheating” on UN sanctions against North Korea with a planned…
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Russia regrets Ukraine’s termination of partnership agreement

MOSCOW (Rahnuma): Moscow regrets Ukraine’s decision to end a key partnership agreement with Russia and will seek cooperation with “other, more…
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Turkey agree to ‘demilitarised zone’ along Idlib border: Putin

SOCHI (Rahnuma): Russia and Turkey have agreed to create a “demilitarised zone” around Syria’s rebel-held province of Idlib, President Vladimir Putin…
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Oil market held ‘hostage’ by Saudi Arabia, Russia: Iran

Tehran, Sep 16 (IANS) Saudi Arabia and Russia have held “hostage” the oil market as US President Donald Trump seeks to…
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