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  • Putin hopes US spying claims 'won't harm ties'

    06/29/2010 2:53:46 PM PDT · by Bad~Rodeo · 14 replies · 1+ views
    BBCNews ^ | Tuesday, 29 June 2010
    Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin says he hopes a series of arrests over an alleged spy ring in the US will not harm US-Russian relations. Mr Putin told former US President Bill Clinton in Moscow that US police had "let themselves go" and were putting people in prison. The FBI claims the spy ring had been operating for more than a decade Ten people have been arrested in the US and one in Cyprus after an FBI inquiry. The Russian foreign ministry has said the US allegations are baseless and a throwback to the Cold War. The 10 people arrested...
  • Plane Crash Mars Russian Naval Celebration

    08/02/2006 7:59:38 PM PDT · by sukhoi-30mki · 15 replies · 986+ views
    Kommersant,Russia ^ | July 31, 2006 | Nikolay Sergeev
    Plane Crash Mars Naval Celebration A Su-24M bomber crashed yesterday at the main base of the Baltic Fleet in the city of Balstiisk during Naval Fleet Day celebrations attended by Defense Minister and First Deputy Prime Minister Sergey Ivanov. In spite of the emergency, three other bombers did not return immediately to the base, as they were supposed to. One of them was only able to land on the second attempt. The festivities, which Ivanov observed from aboard the flagship destroyer Perservering, included a naval parade and parachute competitions, with an airshow as the finale. Four Su-24M bombers from the...