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Andrey Karlov, Russian Ambassador to Turkey Shot and Killed at Art Gallery Exhibition in Ankara

WARNING VIEWER DISCRETION AT 1:49: The Russian ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov, was shot and killed in an attack at a photo exhibit in Ankara. CBS News foreign correspondent Holly Williams joins CBSN with the latest details. Russia’s ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov was assassinated on the evening of December 19, 2016 at an art […]

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VIDEO: Turkish Air Force F-16s Shoot Down Russian SU-24 Fighter Jet Near Syrian Border; Pilots Eject

DAILY SABAH: A Russian aircraft has been shot down on Tuesday morning by Turkish Air Forces as part of rules of engagement and violation of airspace in the Kızıldağ region near Turkey’s Hatay province, close to the Syrian border. DAILY SABAH VIDEO: Both pilots of the Russian SU-24 warplane, downed by the Turkish military on […]

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Russian Priests Bless Topol-M ICBMs Ahead of Victory Day

RT-2UTTKh ‘Topol-M’ missiles arrived in Moscow Friday amid a military convoy. The missiles will be stored in a military base at Alabino until they are rolled out for Victory Day celebrations May 9. The RT-2UTTKh ‘Topol-M’ is Russia’s most recent intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), developed after the dissolution of the Soviet Union. The maximum range […]

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Day of Wrath Protest in Russia

Russian authorities have detained a number of protesters following a “Day of Wrath” rally in Moscow. Protesters called for political reforms, and it was the second time the protest was allowed, according to Russian media reports. Russian opposition activists gathered in downtown Moscow Sunday to hold a sanctioned Day of Wrath rally. ‘Day of Wrath’ […]

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OPERATION VIGILANT EAGLE: Air Terror Drill Intercepts, Investigates Hijacking in Simulated Air Terrorist Operation

A first-of-its-kind hijacking exercise involving the U.S., Canadian and Russian militaries went “flawlessly,” and a similar drill is planned next year, an American officer said. Russian Federated Air Force, the USAF and Candian Air Force worked a training exercise that simulated terrorists hijacking a Boeing 757 in the Alaskan region of the North American Aerospace […]

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