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RUSSIA VIOLATES U.S. AIRSPACE DURING ARCTIC WAR GAMES EXERCISE

The U.S. Northern Command and joint U.S.-Canadian North American Aerospace Defense (NORAD) Command said two Russian bombers violated U.S. airspace near Alaska during recent arctic war games. Disclosure by the command in charge of U.S. homeland defense followed a report … Continue reading

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King Putin Returns as Russia’s President; Medvedev to Become Prime Minister

Russia’s Prime Minister Vladimir Putin will return to his post as president next year after he and President Dmitry Medvedev announced they were switching jobs. The announcement was made on Saturday at the annual conference of United Russia, the hegemonic … Continue reading

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Russia announces two army brigades will be sent, including special forces soldiers, to the Arctic to protect its interests in the disputed, oil-rich zone

Russia has announced it will send two army brigades, including special forces soldiers, to the Arctic to protect its interests in the disputed, oil-rich zone. Russia, the U.S., Canada, Denmark and Norway have all made claims over parts of the Arctic … Continue reading

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