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The Malaysian Insider
PKR dakwa kerajaan rancang beli kapal perang RM3 bilion Published: 1 September 2015 1:49 PM | Updated: 1 September 2015 4:15 PM Seti
PKR dakwa kerajaan rancang beli kapal perang RM3 bilion
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 9 hours ago
Published: 1 September 2015 1:49 PM | Updated: 1 September 2015 4:15 PM Setiausaha Agung PKR Rafizi Ramli mempertikaikan kesesuaian masa pembelian kapal perang Rusia yang dibuat sewaktu... Read more
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Business Standard India
When Russia's empire crumbledWorld War I was the greatest empire slayer of all time. Down went the Ottoman E
When Russia's empire crumbled
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
World War I was the greatest empire slayer of all time. Down went the Ottoman Empire, ruling from Bosnia to Basra. Hapsburg shrank into tiny Austria. Germany and Russia remained largely intact, but Wilhelm II ended up in... Read more
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EuroNews
Typhoon Goni strikes Russia’s east coastRussia’s far-eastern maritime territory has been hit by a super-powerful Typhoo
Typhoon Goni strikes Russia’s east coast
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
Russia’s far-eastern maritime territory has been hit by a super-powerful Typhoon Goni. Strong winds and lashing rain began pummeling the port city of Vladivostok late Wednesday night. The typhoon has already ripped through Japan’s Okinawa... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why Russia Is So Afraid of French CheeseOne face of Vladimir Putin's brave new Russia is a man called Nikolai. We don'
Why Russia Is So Afraid of French Cheese
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
One face of Vladimir Putin's brave new Russia is a man called Nikolai. We don't know his last name, but we know he lives in Vladivostok. And we know that after having a few drinks on the evening of August 16, he called the cops to rat on his... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Security Council Head Orders 'Measures' Against Officials, Who Use WhatsApp, GoogleThe Secretary of Russia's Security Council Nikolai Patrushev has ordered heads
Security Council Head Orders 'Measures' Against Officials, Who Use WhatsApp, Google
The Moscow Times / Posted 6 days ago
The Secretary of Russia's Security Council Nikolai Patrushev has ordered heads of far eastern regions to “take measures” against government officials who use Google, WhatsApp, Yahoo and other online services, TASS news agency reported. Speaking in... Read more
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The Moscow Times
FSB Head Orders 'Measures' Against Officials, Who Use WhatsApp, GoogleThe Secretary of Russia's Security Council Nikolai Patrushev has ordered heads
FSB Head Orders 'Measures' Against Officials, Who Use WhatsApp, Google
The Moscow Times / Posted 6 days ago
The Secretary of Russia's Security Council Nikolai Patrushev has ordered heads of far eastern regions to “take measures” against government officials who use Google, WhatsApp, Yahoo and other online services, TASS news agency reported. Speaking in... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
France to discuss Mistral sale to MalaysiaThe two Mistral-class helicopter carriers Sevastopol (L) and Vladivostok are se
France to discuss Mistral sale to Malaysia
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 7 days ago
The two Mistral-class helicopter carriers Sevastopol (L) and Vladivostok are seen at the STX Les Chantiers de l'Atlantique shipyard site in Saint-Nazaire, western France, May 25, 2015. PARIS France's defence minister will discuss the sale to... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA sees Typhoon Goni cover southern half of Sea of JapanNASA's Aqua satellite passed over Typhoon Goni after it moved out of the East C
NASA sees Typhoon Goni cover southern half of Sea of Japan
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Typhoon Goni after it moved out of the East China Sea and north into the Sea of Japan. Credit: NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Typhoon Goni after it moved out of the East... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Vets battle to save rare Siberian tiger shot by farmerThe animal care team performed a complicated five-hour operation on the magnifi
Vets battle to save rare Siberian tiger shot by farmer
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
The animal care team performed a complicated five-hour operation on the magnificent creature after it was injured while allegedly wandering through a farmer's field. The Russian experts said they removed two rifle bullets from the female Amur tiger... Read more
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Daily Mail
Russia and China carry out joint military drill near the Sea of JapanRussia and China send out a message to the West with joint military drill in th
Russia and China carry out joint military drill near the Sea of Japan
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Russia and China send out a message to the West with joint military drill in the Sea of Japan focussing on 'landing missions' Four fighter jets, two J-10 and two JH-7, dispatched by the Chinese Air Force took off from a base in northeast China The... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA sees Typhoon Goni moving through East China SeaThe MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Terra satellite flew over Typhoon Goni at 2:
NASA sees Typhoon Goni moving through East China Sea
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
The MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Terra satellite flew over Typhoon Goni at 2:15 UTC on Aug. 24 as the storm moved through the East China Sea. Credit: NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team Typhoon Goni continued on its northern track and NASA's... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Russia, China start joint air and navy drills Russia and China on Friday started joint military drills in the waters and ai
Russia, China start joint air and navy drills
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
Russia and China on Friday started joint military drills in the waters and airspace of the Sea of Japan, Russia’s military said. The exercises off the Russian city of Vladivosktok — which are set to run... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Weekly Wrap: Yakunin, Stunts and SorcerersThis week, the earth shook with the monumental news that Vladimir Yakunin is tr
Weekly Wrap: Yakunin, Stunts and Sorcerers
The Moscow Times / Posted 12 days ago
This week, the earth shook with the monumental news that Vladimir Yakunin is trading his top job at the Russian Railways state monopoly for a seat in the upper chamber of the Russian parliament. You know Yakunin — the man who for a decade� kept the... Read more
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Independent
Siberian leopards: World's most endangered cat claws its way back from extinctionThe number of Amur - or Siberian - leopards in the wild appears to have made a
Siberian leopards: World's most endangered cat claws its way back from extinction
Independent / Posted 13 days ago
The number of Amur - or Siberian - leopards in the wild appears to have made a significant recovery in recent years, following efforts by Russian and Chinese authorities to protect them. New figures made available by Russia's Land of Leopard... Read more
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Independent
Siberian leopards: World's most endagered cat claws its way back from extinctionThe number of Amur - or Siberian - leopards in the wild appears to have made a
Siberian leopards: World's most endagered cat claws its way back from extinction
Independent / Posted 13 days ago
The number of Amur - or Siberian - leopards in the wild appears to have made a significant recovery in recent years, following efforts by Russian and Chinese authorities to protect them. New figures made available by Russia's Land of Leopard... Read more
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The Washington Times
China, Russia to launch largest ever joint navy exerciseThe Chinese and Russian navies are gearing up for their largest ever joint exer
China, Russia to launch largest ever joint navy exercise
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
The Chinese and Russian navies are gearing up for their largest ever joint exercises, slated to begin Thursday in the Pacific with more than 20 ships from the two nations and to feature anti-submarine operations as well as a joint-beach landing. The... Read more
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The New Age
Russian railways chief Yakunin to step down to become senatorThe long-serving president of Russia's state-owned railway company, Vladimir Ya
Russian railways chief Yakunin to step down to become senator
The New Age / Posted 14 days ago
The long-serving president of Russia's state-owned railway company, Vladimir Yakunin, confirmed late Monday that he would step down next month when he is expected to become a senator. Yakunin, 67, is close to President Vladimir Putin and is on the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mel Homer: Make time to make memoriesThe 'getting there' can be tricky but it's worth the effort. Mel Homer and her
Mel Homer: Make time to make memories
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
The 'getting there' can be tricky but it's worth the effort. Mel Homer and her boys in Thailand. Photo / Supplied We're minutes from take-off and I'm covered in sick. I'm trying to contain it, so it doesn't drip all over the floor. My legs are... Read more
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The Hindu
China, Russia set for naval assertion in Sea of JapanChina and Russia are stepping up their military collaboration by holding anothe
China, Russia set for naval assertion in Sea of Japan
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
China and Russia are stepping up their military collaboration by holding another round of naval exercises, this time in the Sea of Japan, following recent measures adopted by Tokyo that could deepen its military ties with Washington. On Saturday,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is Putin Planning to Sell-Out Assad?Moscow's geostrategic objectives in Syria are the polar opposite of Washington'
Is Putin Planning to Sell-Out Assad?
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 days ago
Moscow's geostrategic objectives in Syria are the polar opposite of Washington's. Grasping this simple fact is the easiest way to get a fix on what's really going on in the war-torn country. What Washington wants is explained in great detail in a... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA Europa League - News – UEFA.comA new record will be set when Kairat Almaty travel 5,947km west for a UEFA Euro
UEFA Europa League - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 18 days ago
A new record will be set when Kairat Almaty travel 5,947km west for a UEFA Europa League play-off opener against Girondins de Bordeaux; UEFA.com maps the extremes of the footballing continent. Previous longest journeys in UEFA football historyKairat... Read more
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World Tribune
70 years after its 'liberation,' Korea still threatened by imminent war70 years after its ‘liberation,’ Korea still threatened by imminent war SEOUL
70 years after its 'liberation,' Korea still threatened by imminent war
World Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
70 years after its ‘liberation,’ Korea still threatened by imminent war SEOUL — The looming 70th anniversary of the Japanese surrender and Korea’s ”liberation” reminds us of the dangers of new wars in a region where peace may be a fleeting... Read more
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Times of Malta
Cancer survivor completes round-the-world trip in gyrocopterA UK cancer survivor who navigated the globe in a gyrocopter has said his journ
Cancer survivor completes round-the-world trip in gyrocopter
Times of Malta / Posted 20 days ago
A UK cancer survivor who navigated the globe in a gyrocopter has said his journey should give hope to other patients. Norman Surplus, 52, paid tribute to the humanity of those who helped him on his solo flight through so many different... Read more
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The Local
Salvagers deny Swedish sub wreck was PR stuntOcean X Team members Peter Lindberg and Dennis Åsberg. Photo: Ocean X Team E
Salvagers deny Swedish sub wreck was PR stunt
The Local / Posted 20 days ago
Ocean X Team members Peter Lindberg and Dennis Åsberg. Photo: Ocean X Team Emma Löfgren · 29 Jul 2015, 08:27 Published: 29 Jul 2015 08:27 GMT+02:00 Speculation was running high on Wednesday over the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gyrocopter pilot completes round-the-world trip Northern Ireland adventurer Norman Surplus has completed a record flight arou
Gyrocopter pilot completes round-the-world trip
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
Northern Ireland adventurer Norman Surplus has completed a record flight around the world in a gyrocopter A UK cancer survivor who navigated the globe in a gyrocopter has said his journey should give... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gyrocopter pilot Norman Surplus lands in Larne to complete globetrotting journey Northern Ireland adventurer Norman Surplus, who has made a record flight arou
Gyrocopter pilot Norman Surplus lands in Larne to complete globetrotting journey
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
Northern Ireland adventurer Norman Surplus, who has made a record flight around the world in gyrocopter, has arrived home in Larne. The cancer survivor made a brief... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Globetrotting gyrocopter pilot Norman Surplus prepares to fly home to Larne Northern Ireland adventurer Norman Surplus, who has made a record flight arou
Globetrotting gyrocopter pilot Norman Surplus prepares to fly home to Larne
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
Northern Ireland adventurer Norman Surplus, who has made a record flight around the world in gyrocopter, is almost home. The cancer survivor made a brief visit to the... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Pamela Anderson to Work with Russian Officials on Animal RightsPamela Anderson hopes to collaborate with the Russian government on environment
Pamela Anderson to Work with Russian Officials on Animal Rights
The Moscow Times / Posted 21 days ago
Pamela Anderson hopes to collaborate with the Russian government on environmental issues at the upcoming East Russia Economic Forum, the Canadian-American actress said in a letter addressed to a Russian official. Anderson, who gained celebrity... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Attacked by Bear, Russian Man Shoots BrotherA traffic police officer on holiday in Russia's Far East accidentally killed hi
Attacked by Bear, Russian Man Shoots Brother
The Moscow Times / Posted 22 days ago
A traffic police officer on holiday in Russia's Far East accidentally killed his brother while the two men were fleeing from a bear, Russia's Interfax news agency reported Monday. “The men were planting ginseng [a root used in some medicines and... Read more
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The Courier
Gekko quality is leading worldIN AN unusual business twist, Ballarat exporter Gekko Systems yesterday receive
Gekko quality is leading world
The Courier / Posted 24 days ago
IN AN unusual business twist, Ballarat exporter Gekko Systems yesterday received a major order from a UK-based company with links to this city. IN AN unusual business twist, Ballarat exporter Gekko Systems yesterday received a major order from a... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk
Ex-Wild, Preds d-man Blum signs in KHLSounds as though Jonathon Blum is headed overseas. Blum, a former first-round
Ex-Wild, Preds d-man Blum signs in KHL
NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk / Posted 24 days ago
Sounds as though Jonathon Blum is headed overseas. Blum, a former first-round pick that’s spent time with Nashville and Minnesota, has reportedly agreed to join KHL club Admiral Vladivostok, per Sport-Express. Taken 23rd overall in 2007, Blum spent... Read more
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World Tribune
Moscow gets a cash settlement but not its promised Mistral carriers from France St. Nazaire, FRANCE — As the high-speed TGV train from Paris slowed down comi
Moscow gets a cash settlement but not its promised Mistral carriers from France
World Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
St. Nazaire, FRANCE — As the high-speed TGV train from Paris slowed down coming into St. Nazaire passing the sprawling shipyard alongside, a little boy in in the seat in... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk
Ducks goalie Bobkov signs in KHLBobkov, 24, was the Ducks’ third-round pick at the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. While
Ducks goalie Bobkov signs in KHL
NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk / Posted 25 days ago
Bobkov, 24, was the Ducks’ third-round pick at the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. While he never played a regular-season game for the club, he was called up last season when both John Gibson and Frederik Andersen went down to injury (Bobkov briefly backed up... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Abandoned Mistral Deal Still Divides Russian Officials, AnalystsFrance has agreed to reimburse Russia for the two Mistral-class helicopter carr
Abandoned Mistral Deal Still Divides Russian Officials, Analysts
The Moscow Times / Posted 25 days ago
France has agreed to reimburse Russia for the two Mistral-class helicopter carriers purchased under a 2011 contract, ending a months-long dispute over the fate of Russia's largest foreign arms purchase in the post-Soviet era. But the question of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Magnificent Norman Surplus in his flying machine on his way home A cancer survivor from Northern Ireland whose record flight around the world
Magnificent Norman Surplus in his flying machine on his way home
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
A cancer survivor from Northern Ireland whose record flight around the world in a gyrocopter was blocked by Russian spies is hoping fellow aviation enthusiasts join him in formation... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Hollande, Putin reach agreement on cancelled warship deal Published: 6 August 2015 11:52 AM The president of Russia Vladimir Putin and
Hollande, Putin reach agreement on cancelled warship deal
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 26 days ago
Published: 6 August 2015 11:52 AM The president of Russia Vladimir Putin and the president of France Francois Hollande (pictured), took a joint decision to annul the contract after a phone... Read more
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The Manila Times
Hollande, Putin reach agreement on cancelled warship dealAugust 6, 2015 10:29 am PARIS: France said Wednesday it had agreed a compensat
Hollande, Putin reach agreement on cancelled warship deal
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
August 6, 2015 10:29 am PARIS: France said Wednesday it had agreed a compensation deal with Russia for failing to deliver two Mistral warships due to the Ukraine crisis, drawing to a close a... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Hollande, Putin reach agreement on cancelled warship dealPARIS - France said Wednesday it had agreed a compensation deal with Russia for
Hollande, Putin reach agreement on cancelled warship deal
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 26 days ago
PARIS - France said Wednesday it had agreed a compensation deal with Russia for failing to deliver two Mistral warships due to the Ukraine crisis, drawing to a close a months-long diplomatic and commercial spat. The fate of the ships has long... Read more
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Inquirier.net
It’s final: Russia not getting French warshipsPARIS, France – France said Wednesday it had agreed a compensation deal with Ru
It’s final: Russia not getting French warships
Inquirier.net / Posted 26 days ago
PARIS, France – France said Wednesday it had agreed a compensation deal with Russia for failing to deliver two Mistral warships due to the Ukraine crisis, drawing to a close a months-long diplomatic and commercial spat. The fate of the ships has... Read more
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donga.com
donga.com[English donga][Wakamiya`s Review from Tokyo] Thinking of old proverb at sea . AUGUST 06, 2015
donga.com[English donga]
donga.com / Posted 26 days ago
[Wakamiya`s Review from Tokyo] Thinking of old proverb at sea . AUGUST 06, 2015 07:19. . I am writing this column at sea. The ship I am on board is quite noisy as I hear people talking in Korean and Japanese. One-thousand-one-hundred people from all... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hollande, Putin reach accord on cancelled warship deal: ParisPARIS - French President Francois Hollande's office said Wednesday he had reach
Hollande, Putin reach accord on cancelled warship deal: Paris
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 26 days ago
PARIS - French President Francois Hollande's office said Wednesday he had reached an agreement with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on compensation for failing to deliver two Mistral warships over the Ukraine crisis. The Vladivostok warship,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gyrocopter record breaker, Norman Surplus, to complete historic flight Gyrocopter pilot Norman Surplus has picked up nine records during his journey
Gyrocopter record breaker, Norman Surplus, to complete historic flight
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
Gyrocopter pilot Norman Surplus has picked up nine records during his journey A cancer survivor whose record flight around the world in a gyrocopter was blocked by Russian spies... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Pilot makes emergency landing as drunk man starts fight with fellow passengersThe moment a drunk man was dragged off a plane in handcuffs was caught on camer
Pilot makes emergency landing as drunk man starts fight with fellow passengers
Daily Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
The moment a drunk man was dragged off a plane in handcuffs was caught on camera after the pilot was forced to make an emergency landing. The passenger had to be restrained on board the Airbus A319 after starting a fight with other passengers. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
France 'agrees warship compensation' with RussiaFrance 'agrees to pay compensation' to Russia for cancelling delivery of $1.3bn
France 'agrees warship compensation' with Russia
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
France 'agrees to pay compensation' to Russia for cancelling delivery of $1.3bn helicopter carriers over Ukraine crisis France had earlier agreed to sell Russia two Mistral helicopter carriers Paris came under pressure from the West to put... Read more
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Japan Today
China, Russia to hold military drills in Sea of Japan ‹ Japan TodayChina and Russia will hold joint naval and air defence drills in the Sea of Jap
China, Russia to hold military drills in Sea of Japan ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 1 months ago
China and Russia will hold joint naval and air defence drills in the Sea of Japan, China said on Thursday, the latest exercises between the two countries which could concern Japan, involved in a marine dispute with China to the south. The manoeuvres... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia, China to Hold Joint Military Drills in Sea of JapanBEIJING — China and Russia will hold joint naval and air defense drills in the
Russia, China to Hold Joint Military Drills in Sea of Japan
The Moscow Times / Posted 1 months ago
BEIJING — China and Russia will hold joint naval and air defense drills in the Sea of Japan, China said on Thursday, the latest exercises between the two countries which could concern Japan, involved in a marine dispute with China to the south. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China, Russia to hold military drills in Sea of JapanBEIJING: China and Russia will hold joint naval and air defence drills in the S
China, Russia to hold military drills in Sea of Japan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
BEIJING: China and Russia will hold joint naval and air defence drills in the Sea of Japan, China said on Thursday, the latest exercises between the two countries which could concern Japan, involved in a marine dispute with China to the south. The... Read more
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The Star
China, Russia to hold military drills in Sea of JapanBEIJING (Reuters) - China and Russia will hold joint naval and air defence dril
China, Russia to hold military drills in Sea of Japan
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - China and Russia will hold joint naval and air defence drills in the Sea of Japan, China said on Thursday, the latest exercises between the two countries which could concern Japan, involved in a marine dispute with China to the... Read more
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