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Turkish FM Cavusoglu ready to personally apologize to downed Su-24 pilot's widow

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says he is ready to personally apologize to widow of the Russian pilot of the downed by Turkish forces Russian Su-24 jet, APA reported citing Sputnik International.
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The two parties that had so far formed the opposition United Left (ZL) merged into a single party, the Left, at a congress in Ljubljana on Saturday. Deputy group head Luka Mesec was elected party coo
Windstorm has destroyed 91 houses in Ringim Local Government Area of Jigawa State, an official of the Council said. Alhaji Mustafa Nababi, the Information Officer in charge of the Local Government Are
The Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto, said it had dismissed a lecturer (names withheld), for altering students’ results. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Abdullahi Zuru, told the News Agency of Nigeria in
The qualifying session of the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix has started in Baku.
Mudiaga Affe, Calabar Following a communal clash between two communities in Akamkpa Local Government Area of Cross River State, the Police on Saturday said it had successfully evacuated 117 pupils fro
Tony Okafor, Awka The Independent Democrats in Anambra State has sacked its pioneer state chairman, Mr. Omeife Omeife over alleged anti party activities. The party accused Omeife of hobnobbing with ot
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine has recorded small-arms fire and explosions near the town of Zolote, Luhansk region, close to its patrol, according to an OSCE SMM report.
The acting director of the FBI claims that President Donald Trump’s proposed budget for the law enforcement agency will severely impact their ability to do their jobs and will result in cutbacks
The move reduces the spectre of a short-term crisis
Trend Agency presents photos of the second day of the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku
Trend Agency presents photos of fans viewing the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku
I walked into Dr. Joseph A. Rudick’s Manhattan offices almost entirely unaware of what Lasik eye surgery was, save for the countless rave reviews I heard from friends and family. “It’s totally p
Russia's President and Prime Minister offered codolences and support to families and friends of the victims and wished soonest recovery to the injured
In a highly unusual intervention, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to remove Iraq and Myanmar from a U.S. list of the world’s worst offenders in the use of child soldiers, disregarding the
According to President of the Russian Football Union Vitaly Mutko 550,000 of 730,000 tickets had been sold
If you made use of our guide to Reykjavík’s music venues on page 28, you might well need this one... The post The Brunching Hour: Reykjavík’s Most Decadent Hangover Meals appeared first on The Reykjav
HBO host Bill Maher tore into the Senate Republican’s proposed replacement for Obamacare on Friday night, saying it resembled less a cure for America’s health care crisis and “more l
Below is a schedule of events for Sunday, 25 June:
The Shevchenkivsky District Court of Kyiv on Saturday has chosen a preventive measure for the intermediary in the case on extortion against Editor-in-Chief of the news portal Ihor Huzhva pla
Leader of Samopomich faction in Ukrainian parliament Oleh Bereziuk has said that he and a fellow member of his faction Taras Pastukh are stopping their hunger strike and are going to Lviv, where the V
Steve Scalise, the Louisiana lawmaker shot last week at a U.S. congressional baseball team practice, is no longer in the intensive care unit of the hospital where he is being treated and remains in fa
According to Mikhail Shamolin AFK Sistema do not consider a negative result of the case with Rosneft
President Donald Trump made calls to fellow Republicans in the U.S. Senate on Friday to mobilize support for their party’s healthcare overhaul while acknowledging the legislation is on a “
State-owned operator of Ukraine's gas transportation system Ukrtransgaz has lifted restrictions on gas supplies to the capital's combined heat and power plant No. 6 (CHPP-6), introduced in lat
Telecoms firm failed to renegotiate a $1.2 billion loan taken out four years ago
Analysts have been surprised by the intransigence of global oil stockpiles
Former French minister Richard Ferrand, who has been fighting accusations of improper financial dealings during most of his few weeks in office, was elected on Saturday to lead President Emmanuel Macr
Brazil hit a daily production record of 1.5m barrels earlier this year
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received former member of the National Assembly of the French Republic, President of the Association of Friends of Azerbaijan in France Jean-Francois Mancel
Azerbaijan organized the 2017 Formula 1 Grand Prix in Baku at a high level
Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta The Ogun State Police Command says it has arrested two brothers, Mathew Elegbede, 27, and Sunday Elegbede, 33, over the alleged murder of a 73-year-old man, Odeyemi Adebari.

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