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November 19, 2018 8:19 PM WORLD WAR 3: Putin threatens 'retaliation' if Trump pulls US from nuclear arms treaty

VLADIMIR Putin has vowed to retaliate if Donald Trump carries out his threat to pull the US out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty. The Russian President discussed possible retaliation with top defence officials in Moscow but said the Kremlin was ready to discuss the INF treaty with Washington. He said: “The US decision to withdraw 7

October 29, 2018 9:44 PM World War 3: Russia ‘will act’ if Georgia and Ukraine join NATO, warns top official

RUSSIA will boost military spending massively to reinforce its borders with former Soviet republics Ukraine and Georgia should they join NATO, a Foreign Ministry official has warned. In a clear sign of the country’s unease in the wake of President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out the United States out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty 8

October 25, 2018 3:19 PM Massive Trident Juncture NATO exercise to deter Russian threat

NATO troops are in Norway amid growing concerns about Russian aggression, but Moscow says it could be forced to respond. Personnel from the alliance's 29 countries, along with partners Finland and Sweden, will be joined by 65 vessels, 250 aircraft and around 10,000 tanks, trucks and other military vehicles. Trident Juncture, which runs until 7 November 10

October 9, 2018 9:00 AM Ukraine ammo dump blasts blamed on 'possible sabotage'

Explosions and fire have hit an ammunition depot in Ukraine in a possible act of sabotage, officials say, leading to the evacuation of thousands of people. Videos on social media showed the blaze and explosions on the horizon near Ichnya, Chernihiv region. Around 10,000 people were moved from the area around the depot, about 109 miles (176km) north-east 9

October 4, 2018 12:16 PM EU ON BRINK: Ukraine EXPELS Hungarian diplomat as tensions SOAR

UKRAINE has expelled a Hungarian consul accused of carrying out “activities incompatible” with the consulate’s status, the latest retaliatory act in a series of diplomatic rows between the two nations. Kiev’s foreign ministry declared the diplomat leading the consulate in Berehove, a Ukrainian western town, “persona non grata” in an announcement issued 11

September 21, 2018 3:12 PM WW1 in photos: Grim reality of trench life revealed in new COLOUR pictures

THE GRIM reality of World War One for soldiers across the globe has been brought back to life in a series of vivid colour pictures. Incredible images show British soldiers at a captured trench pointing at a sign that says 'old hun line', Indian cavalry after their charge at the Somme in 1916, and an Irish soldier in a trench as Mesopotamia. Other striking 13

September 6, 2018 8:46 AM Jorginho reveals his desire to return to Italy but insists he is relishing Chelsea move

'Serie A is one of the best leagues in the world... I hope to go back one day': Jorginho reveals his desire to return to Italy but insists he is relishing Chelsea move and intensity of Premier League Jorginho has insisted he is relishing life in the Premier League, but revealed his desire to one day return to Italy. The midfielder followed Maurizio Sarri 17

September 2, 2018 3:16 PM Vladimir Putin leads mourners at moving funeral of 'Soviet Sinatra' Iosif Kobzon

Vladimir Putin leads mourners at moving funeral of 'Soviet Sinatra' Iosif Kobzon following his death from cancer aged 80 Russian President Vladimir Putin led mourners at the moving funeral of the 'Soviet Sinatra' Iosif Kobzon today. The crooner, who was a perennial fixture on Soviet and Russian radio in the early 1960s, died aged 80 after a protracted 7 1

July 27, 2018 8:20 AM Lyudmila Rudenko: Who was the influential chess champion honoured by Google Doodle?

A colourful Google Doodle dominates the search engine’s homepage today. The Doodle marks 114 years since chess champion Lyudmila Rudenko was born. The pioneer is considered “one of the world’s most influential chess players”, according to the blurb. Google writes: “Today’s Doodle – which draws artistic inspiration from 1960s graphic art and posters – reimagines 19

July 21, 2018 1:02 AM Trump and Putin 'discussed Ukraine' crisis at Helsinki summit

DONALD TRUMP discussed the Ukraine crisis with President Vladimir Putin during their private meeting, the Russian leader has told a state television channel. Last Monday’s Helsinki summit between the pair of world leaders was met with large media attention. However, the one-on-one discussions were fairly private with no officials being briefed on what had been said, as Trump 16