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Army chief warns of Russian threat in rare speech

Britain’s armed forces would struggle to match the Russian army in battle, the head of the Army will say. General Sir Nick Carter will say the British Army’s ability to respond to threats “will be eroded if we don’t keep ...

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Russian police face an unexpected crocodile in basement

ST. PETERSBURG: Russian police had an unexpected encounter while searching a house in St. Petersburg — a crocodile in the basement.The Fontanka.ru news portal said the incident happened Thursday while detectives were looking for undeclared weapons in the house of ...

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Turkey seeks Russian approval for air campaign against Afrin

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey dispatched its military chief to Moscow on Thursday, seeking approval for an air campaign in Syria’s Kurdish-controlled Afrin region, although Damascus warned it could shoot down any Turkish planes in its skies. Turkey’s foreign minister said ...

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Russian forces destroy stockpile of drones in Idlib, Syria

MOSCOW: Russia’s defence ministry said on Friday it had destroyed a stockpile of drones in Syria’s Idlib province after militants used drones to attack its bases in the country last week, Russian news agencies reported, and said it had also found and ...

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