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Istanbul nightclub attack suspect captured

Istanbul nightclub attack suspect captured

Turkish police have arrested the main suspect in the New Year's Eve attack on an exclusive nightclub in Istanbul after a huge manhunt. Abdulkadir Masharipov (Ebu Muhammed Horasani) is believed to have mounted the …

Russia pays last Respects to Tu-154 plane crash victims

Russia pays last Respects to Tu-154 plane crash victims

Public ceremonies of paying last respects to victims of the Tu-154 aircraft crash in the Black Sea was held in Russian cities such as Moscow, Sochi, Kazan, Khabarovsk, Yevpatoria, Bryansk and others. The funeral ceremony …

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Atambayev over plane crash

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Atambayev over plane crash

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has offered condolences to the Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev over the plane crash near Bishkek. "I was deeply saddened by the news of tragic death of …

Witnesses of Boeing crash in Kyrgyzstan about first minutes of tragedy

Witnesses of Boeing crash in Kyrgyzstan about first minutes of tragedy

Residents of the Dacha-Suu village, which was damaged by the cash of a Turkish Airlines cargo plane this morning, did not realize what happened at first, they thought it was an earthquake. Zumriyat …

Putin offers condolences to Kyrgyz president over Bishkek plane crash

Putin offers condolences to Kyrgyz president over Bishkek plane crash

Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed condolences to his Kyrgyz counterpart, Almazbek Atambayev, over loss of life in the plane crash near Bishkek's airport, the Kremlin press service reported. …

Kazakhstan#039s Mailybayev accused of sharing classified information

Kazakhstan's Mailybayev accused of sharing classified information

Kazakhstan's state security service has detained President Nursultan Nazarbayev's former deputy chief of staff, Baglan Mailybayev, on charges of illegally collecting and sharing classified …

 Trump administration urged to work with Iran opposition

Trump administration urged to work with Iran opposition

Nearly two dozen former top US government officials have urged President-elect Donald Trump to work with Iran's opposition once in office, …

Turkish cargo plane crashes near Bishkek

Turkish cargo plane crashes near Bishkek

A Turkish cargo jet has crashed near Kyrgyzstan’s Manas airport, killing at least 37 people, most of them residents of a village struck by the Boeing 747 as it tried to land in dense fog, Kyrgyz officials said. According to the …

Gulnara Karimova questioned by Swiss prosecutors

Gulnara Karimova questioned by Swiss prosecutors

The elder daughter of Uzbekistan’s late President Islam Karimov was questioned recently over money-laundering accusations by Swiss …

Colonels detained in Cyprus for links to FETO

Colonels detained in Cyprus for links to FETO

Nine Turkish army colonels have been detained in Nicosia, capital of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, as part of the ongoing operation against the Gülenist Terror Group (FETÖ), military sources said on Sunday. Two …

Businessman Guram Gogichaishvili found dead in Gori

Businessman Guram Gogichaishvili found dead in Gori

Businessman Guram Gogichaishvili has been found dead in Gori, Shida Kartli region. As reported he was shot dead, Interpress news agency reported. According to the Shida Kartli information center, the body has been found …

8th Gaidar Forum

8th Gaidar Forum

Several days ago RANEPA hosted the 8th Gaidar Forum, a unique platform for socio-economic discussions of experts and representatives of the Russian government. This year's forum brought together an unprecedented number of both foreign …

Ukraine to inspect Russian military base in Rostov region

Ukraine to inspect Russian military base in Rostov region

Ukraine will hold a military inspection of Russian military bases deployed in the Rostov region with the permission of Russia. During the inspection, carried out to determine the scope of military activities in this area, commanders of …

Two earthquakes hit Turkey#039s Canakkale province

Two earthquakes hit Turkey's Canakkale province

Two consecutive earthquakes occured in Turkey's Canakkale province this night. Their magnitude was 4.7 points at 01:38 and 3.2 points at 01:42. …

9 injured after blast at fireworks factory in Turkey#039s Cankiri

9 injured after blast at fireworks factory in Turkey's Cankiri

A blast occured at the fireworks factory in Turkish province of Cankiri. Nine factory workers were injured as a result, they were taken to the hospital. …

Azerbaijani serviceman killed during Armenian provocation

Azerbaijani serviceman killed during Armenian provocation

Azerbaijani serviceman Fikret Bashirov was killed as a result of shelling the positions of the Azerbaijani army by the Armenian armed forces, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said in a message Jan. 15, Trend reports. …

Seven people die in road accident near Saratov

Seven people die in road accident near Saratov

Minivan and truck collided near Saratov, which resulted in the deaths of seven people. The incident occurred at 01.30 (00.30 MSK) at the 550th kilometer of Nizhny Novgorod - Saratov highway. All dead were citizens of …

Extremely dangerous militant detained in Chechnya

Extremely dangerous militant detained in Chechnya

An extremely dangerous militant, who is a member of a militant group controlled by the Daesh terrorist organization (banned in Russia) has been detained in Russia’s republic of Chechnya, the head of the republic Ramzan Kadyrov …

Syria negotiations chief assassinated in Wadi Barada

Syria negotiations chief assassinated in Wadi Barada

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said unknown gunmen assassinated retired major general Ahmad Ghadban on Saturday, just 24 hours after he was assigned by the Syrian regime to manage the affairs of the towns of Wadi …

OSCE/ODIHR advises to send mission to monitor Armenia parliamentary election

OSCE/ODIHR advises to send mission to monitor Armenia parliamentary election

All Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights Needs Assessment Mission (OSCE/ODIHR NAM) interlocutors underscored the need for a large-scale OSCE/ODIHR election observation mission to …