Jul 14, 2015

Russian nuclear bomber crash is second in two months

A Russian nuclear bomber aircraft crashed Tuesday near the eastern city of Khabarovsk, a Russian report said, the second loss of a Tu-95 plane in the area in two months. The plane — known in NATO parlance as a “Bear bomber” — was on ...

Jul 11, 2015

As first anniversary looms, MH17 families demand justice

Families of those killed when Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine last year demanded justice Saturday at an emotional memorial ceremony ahead of the first anniversary of the disaster. The somber memorial service at Kuala Lumpur International Airport was attended by ...

Jul 10, 2015

Ukraine offers huge state firms to foreign investors

Ukraine said Thursday it would offer nearly 350 state firms for sale to foreign investors at an upcoming U.S. conference aimed at saving the war-shattered country’s imploding economy. The huge privatization effort — due to kick off in October — hopes to raise billions ...

Delays by Tehran lead Kerry to threaten to quit Iran nuke deal talks

Jul 10, 2015

Delays by Tehran lead Kerry to threaten to quit Iran nuke deal talks

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry threatened Thursday to walk away from nuclear talks as he signaled that diplomats won’t conclude an agreement over the coming hours — another delay that this time could complicate American efforts to quickly implement any deal. “This is ...