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 2018-04-25 19:19 

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Plane swept over by raging sandstorm at Saudi Arabian airport (VIDEO)...

Cockpit footage shot at Saudi Arabia's Jizan Airport showed a pilot struggling to control a commercial plane in almost zero-visibility conditions after landing straight into a sandstorm engulfing the runway....

 2018-04-25 19:07 

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MSNBC pulls a Sinclair, compares corporate owner Comcast to Nelson Mandela...

After bashing Sinclair Broadcasting for having its news anchors read a corporate script praising the group's journalistic standards, MSNBC did the same on Friday,as its journalists extolled the virtues of MSNBC's owner, Comcast....

 2018-04-25 18:34 

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Russia seeks to boost youth entrepreneurship with new business forum...
 2018-04-25 18:34 

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Escalate to de-escalate? NATO think-tank expert claims Russia is 'comfortable' using nuclear weapons...

Russia is more willing to run the risk of nuclear war than the West and NATO must pour more money into developing new capabilities to deter Moscow's nuclear aggression, according to Atlantic Council analysts....

 2018-04-25 17:50 

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US violating domestic & intl law by breaking into Russian consulate in Seattle embassy(LIVE)...

The US government is violating domestic and international law with its decision to break into Russia's locked consulate in Seattle, the Russian embassy in Washington said in a statement....

 2018-04-25 17:34 

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Gold bars & guitars: The Peter Schmeichel Show heads to World Cup host city Ekaterinburg...

In the latest installment of The Peter Schmeichel Show, the Great Dane visits Ekaterinburg, a city that stands right on the geographical border of Europe and Asia....

 2018-04-25 17:29 

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CIA agrees to partially declassify Haspel documents...

The CIA announced Tuesday that it will allow senators mulling the nomination of Gina Haspel as director to review classified information from her long and controversial career with the agency....

 2018-04-25 17:22 

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Mass protests grip Armenian capital despite PM Sargsyan's resignation (PHOTOS, VIDEO)...

Massive opposition rallies continue to grip the Armenian capital of Yerevan despite Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan, who was president for several consecutive years, giving in to protesters' demands and stepping down this week....

 2018-04-25 17:11 

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Trump to visit UK in July reports...

US President Donald Trump will visit the UK this summer, according to reports in the British media. The visit is thought to be scheduled for mid-July....

 2018-04-25 17:08 

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Saudis get worked up over lycra-clad woman's workout (VIDEO)...

Saudi Arabia's General Sports Authority has shut down a women's fitness center in Riyadh after a video showing a woman working out in figure-hugging lycra unleashed a storm of controversy....

 2018-04-25 17:01 

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US authorities try to break into close Russian consulate residence in Seattle (PHOTOS)...

US authorities have tried to break into the locked residence of the Russian consul-general in Seattle, Washington. The building was evacuated on US orders as part of the mass expulsion of Russian diplomats....

 2018-04-25 16:45 

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Eastern Europeans driving homelessness, Tory MP claims (VIDEO)...

Migrants from Eastern Europe are driving the rise in homelessness in the UK because they don't want to pay for accommodation, one Conservative MP claims....

 2018-04-25 16:38 

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2018 World Cup 50 days to go: The spectacular stadiums that will welcome fans in Russia...

With just 50 days to go until the 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Russia, RT Sport looks at the 12 spectacular stadiums in 11 cities that will host games at this summer's footballing showpiece....

 2018-04-25 16:36 

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Israel border guard gets 9 months in jail for shooting dead Palestinian teen...

An Israeli border guard has been jailed for nine months after being found guilty of shooting dead a teenage Palestinian protester in the West Bank in 2014....

 2018-04-25 16:36 

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We will bring down the government DUP warns May over Brexit red lines...

DUP leader Nigel Dodds threatened that his party is prepared to vote against Theresa May's government if their Brexit "red lines" are crossed, he said in an interview with ConservativeHome website....

 2018-04-25 16:08 

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Cosmonaut shares epic PHOTOS of Crimea Bridge from space ahead of its opening...

Europe's longest bridge, connecting the Crimean Peninsula with mainland Russia, is set to open on May 5. Photos by Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov reveal the scale of the construction project as viewed from Earth's orbit....

 2018-04-25 16:01 

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New Zealand adds prostitution to list of employment skills for would-be immigrants...

Migrants hoping to start a new life in New Zealand can now add a new skill to their visa applications. Under a new plan, would-be immigrants can claim points as skilled sex workers and escorts....

 2018-04-25 15:57 

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Margaret Thatcher's heir? Farage fantasizes over Rees-Mogg becoming next PM...

Jacob Rees-Mogg is the leader Britain needs, former UKIP leader Nigel Farage has said, as he claimed that no prime minister since Margaret Thatcher has been able to stand up to the EU's "bullying bureaucrats."...

 2018-04-25 15:57 

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Intl donors raise $4.4bn in emergency aid for Syria, fall short without US pledge...
 2018-04-25 15:39 

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Ethnic minority MPs suffer 15% more Twitter abuse than white colleagues, research reveals...

Research has found that ethnic minority MPs have recently suffered 15 percent more abuse on Twitter than their white counterparts. The UK's first black female MP, Diane Abbott, tweeted that she wasn't surprised with the results....

 2018-04-25 15:35 

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Sochi marks 50 days until FIFA World Cup with 'record-breaking' mountain football match...

A record-breaking football match has been staged in the snowy Sochi mountains, 2,064ft above sea level, to mark 50 days until the 2018 FIFA World Cup, which will be staged in Russia....

 2018-04-25 15:33 

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Washington wants to keep Iran nuclear deal, just make it more 'enduring,' US official insists...

Washington is not planning to renegotiate the Iran nuclear deal, but simply wants to expand its scope, a top US official has said. Tehran has blasted US efforts to alter the accord, warning that it's "either all or nothing."...

 2018-04-25 15:26 

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New York Times issues fake-news correction in article about fake news...

The New York Times was forced to issue a lengthy correction after it published a false statement in an article about "fake news" on Facebook....

 2018-04-25 15:21 

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Greek lawmakers allow power plant sales despite workers' protests...
 2018-04-25 15:14 

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105 hits in Syria? Not likely, says Russia & shows fragments of missiles downed in US-led strikes...

The Russian Defense Ministry has shown fragments of missiles said to have been fired in the US-led April airstrikes in Syria. The hole-ridden remnants disprove the claim most of the 105 missiles hit their targets, it said....

 2018-04-25 15:05 

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OPCW mission visits 2nd site of suspected chemical weapons attack in Douma, Syria...
 2018-04-25 14:55 

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Second Palestinian journalist dies after being shot by IDF...

A second Palestinian journalist has died after being shot by an Israeli sniper while covering the 'March of Return.' Ahmed Abou Hussein succumbed to his injuries Wednesday after being shot on April 13....

 2018-04-25 14:53 

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'Hooliganism is a beast' RT presents documentary on football thugs in Europe...

Football hooliganism, which first emerged in the 1960s in England, has since then steadily spread across Europe, evolving into a serious social problem for many nations....

 2018-04-25 14:52 

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Duma committee approves proposal for return of smoking rooms in Russian airports...

Despite protests from the Health Ministry, the Lower House committee for transport has approved a bill that, if passed, would allow the return of smoking areas in airports....

 2018-04-25 14:47 

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Vlogger crowdfunds 85K to appeal Nazi pug case, says he 'can't allow' anyone the same ordeal...

A YouTube comedian who was fined 800 after teaching a pug to do a Nazi salutes while he made anti-Semitic comments has racked up over 85,000 on a crowdfunding page he set up to reverse the precedent set by his conviction....

 2018-04-25 14:46 

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Thank you for your support! RT's #1917LIVE wins People's Voice Award at 'Oscars of the Internet'...

RT's interactive history project that told the story of the Russian Revolution in "real time" on Twitter has claimed the 2018 Webby People's Voice Award, winning people's hearts for the best use of social media....

 2018-04-25 14:46 

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Pope Francis invites Mideast Christian leaders to Italy for peace summit Vatican...
 2018-04-25 14:38 

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China urges ditching dollar & euro trade with Russia in favor of national currencies...

There is no need for Russian and Chinese businesses to pay each other in dollars and euros, when they can settle in rubles and yuan, according to Zhou Liqun, chairman of the Union of Chinese Entrepreneurs in Russia....

 2018-04-25 14:31 

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Merkel gets goofy while toying with robot at German Chancellery (VIDEO)...

German leader Angela Merkel betrayed her typically stoic demeanor while playing with a robot at the Chancellery on Wednesday....

 2018-04-25 14:23 

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2 US Ospreys, F-35B stealth fighter make emergency landings in Japan...
 2018-04-25 14:18 

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Russian hockey star Kovalchuk donates his Olympic bonus BMW to cancer charity...

Former NHL player and 2018 Olympic gold medalist Ilya Kovalchuk donated the money he made after selling his Olympic gold medal bonus BMW to a boy who was diagnosed with cancer....

 2018-04-25 14:18 

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MP blasts Theresa May for using Labour Party to shield herself from Windrush scandal (VIDEO)...

Labour MP Yvette Cooper MP has lashed out at Prime Minister Theresa May after the UK PM quoted her during PMQs, while trying to defend her ill-fated "hostile environment" immigration policy....

 2018-04-25 13:57 

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US 'not seeking to reopen or renegotiate' Iran nuclear deal - non-proliferation envoy...
 2018-04-25 13:56 

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Detainee sat in human waste for 18 days in private prison transport van report...

A detainee was forced to endure an almost three-week journey between Virginia and Texas in a privately-owned prisoner transport van. A lawsuit alleges he was denied medication, inadequately fed, and forced to sit in human waste....

 2018-04-25 13:52 

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Tory TERF? Cabinet minister Liz Truss under fire for retweeting praise of 'anti-trans' group...

A cabinet minister has been accused of being a "TERF" after she seemingly endorsed a feminist parenting group which has come under intense scrutiny over accusations of transphobia....

 2018-04-25 13:48 

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Going Underground heads to Syria to get to the bottom of UK missile strike...

Going Underground has been busy, taking the world's biggest geopolitical concern head-on in its latest episode. Afshin Rattansi chats to Aleppo MP Fares Shehabi about the latest US-led attacks on Syria....

 2018-04-25 13:47 

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Austrian commercial court temporarily blocks Uber in Vienna - taxi company...
 2018-04-25 13:44 

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BBC Newsnight report into disinformation bares hallmarks of information warfare...

"In the world of information warfare, the Russians are on the offensive," says a new BBC Newsnight report on disinformation, which bares all the hallmarks of a corporation waging an information war of its own....

 2018-04-25 13:42 

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Madrid premier resigns: Fresh cream scandal whipped up to smear my name, Cifuentes insists...

The head of the Madrid region resigned Wednesday after video emerged allegedly showing her being caught shoplifting. The revelation comes just weeks after she was accused of faking her master's degree....

 2018-04-25 13:35 

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Kuwait tells Philippines ambassador to leave, summons envoy from Manila...
 2018-04-25 13:12 

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SAS should have oversight - MPs call for end to special forces secrecy...

The secrecy around the UK's special forces could be coming to an end as political pressure mounts for more scrutiny on military operations....

 2018-04-25 12:54 

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'Building constructor' Trump lacks qualifications to judge nuclear deal, Iran's president says...

Iran's president has expressed doubt over whether Donald Trump is even capable of assessing the merits of the Iran nuclear deal, pointing out that the former "building constructor" has no background on international treaties....

 2018-04-25 12:48 

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RT WINS PEOPLE'S VOICE AWARD AT 'OSCARS OF THE INTERNET' WEBBY AWARDS...
 2018-04-25 12:36 

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Dessert of discord: Japan whipped into fury over Korea summit mousse featuring disputed isles...

An edible Korean Peninsula map that Seoul will serve up during this week's talks with Pyongyang does not sit well with Tokyo, after it spotted the silhouettes of disputed islets on the elaborate dessert course....

 2018-04-25 12:36 

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Blasphemy or harmless fun? Thrill-seeking dental worker posts photo atop St. Petersburg mosque...

A St. Petersburg dentist found herself in the center of a heated online debate after posting a photo of herself atop the city's historic mosque, along with a snarky caption, to social media....

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