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Egypt and Russia finalize nuclear power plant deal
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Egypt and Russia finalize nuclear power plant deal

Egypt finalizes deal with Russia to build a nuclear power plant with funding from Moscow. By Ben Ariel – Arutz Sheva Egypt has finalized a deal with Russia to build a nuclear power plant with funding from Moscow after nearly two years of negotiations, The Associated Press reported Monday, citing Russian media. […]

Russian policeman killed in ISIS-claimed stabbing attack
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Russian policeman killed in ISIS-claimed stabbing attack

ISIS claims responsibility for deadly attack. Russian authorities investigate attack as a criminal incident. By Gary Willig –– Arutz Sheva A Russian policeman was killed in an Islamist stabbing attack in the Dagestan in Russia’s North Caucasus region Monday evening. A second policeman was wounded. The policemen were attacked by […]

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200 ISIS terrorists killed in single airstrike

Russian warplanes wipe out ISIS force in Syria in massive airstrike. By David Rosenberg – Arutz Sheva More than 200 ISIS terrorists were killed in a massive airstrike in Syria, Russia defense officials claimed on Monday. Russian media outlets published the Russian Defense Ministry’s claims Monday that Russian warplanes had […]

Russia: ‘Highly likely’ ISIS leader was killed
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Russia: ‘Highly likely’ ISIS leader was killed

Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister stands by last week’s claim that Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was killed in Russian airstrikes. By Elad Benari – Arutz Sheva Russia’s Foreign Ministry said Thursday that it is “highly likely” that Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was killed in Russian airstrikes last month. “According […]

Iran to Turkey: Get out of Syria
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Iran to Turkey: Get out of Syria

Turkey on Wednesday denied agreeing to a US- brokered truce with Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria, saying it would not compromise with a “terrorist” group a week into an unprecedented cross-border offensive.   Washington said Tuesday the two sides — both US allies — had agreed to a cessation of […]

Russia asks Hezbollah to calm tensions with Israel
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Russia asks Hezbollah to calm tensions with Israel

Following yesterday’s incident on Israel’s northern border, Russia has asked Hezbollah to calm down. According to Al-Arabia reports, Moscow, which assists the terror organization in Syria, has made a direct request to desist from further “igniting the wick of confrontation” between the terror organization and Israel.   Israel and Russia […]