On November 10, 1943, when Lt. Walter L. Chewning Jr., the catapult officer of the USS Enterprise, saw a 9,000-pound F6F Hellcat crash-land on the flight deck and erupt in a ball of flames as it barreled
With the rhetoric about global trade deficits heating up on the campaign trail, it might be appropriate to momentarily shift our focus away from the asymmetric threats of the Taliban and ISIS and look
American intelligence officers are trained to tackle tough targets. But there are tough targets, and then there's Russian President Vladimir Putin, who plays his cards so closely that it's hard for his
As Russia carries out bombing runs in Syria despite a ceasefire and intimidates NATO throughout the Baltics and the Northern Atlantic, the country has once again become a focus of Western defense officials.
Donald Trump aligned himself with Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, saying that Turkey appears to be on the side of the Islamic State. “Turkey looks like they’re on the side of ISIS, more or less based on the
KIEV(Reuters) - President Petro Poroshenko said on Monday Ukraine was facing a precarious year struggling to fend off what he called Russian strategies to undermine Kiev’s drive for closer relations with
"Propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations around minors" is illegal in Russia. In practice, that means anyone campaigning for LGBT rights or equating straight and gay relationships can be prosecuted.
В Россию возвращаются продуктовые карточки. Минпромторг планирует ввести их в оборот в 2016 году под видом системы поддержки бедных слоев населения. Но проблемами питания это не ограничится. Ведомство
Defence minister announces work on civilian and military site on disputed land in remarks seen as expression of annoyance at Shinzo Abe’s visit to Kiev Japan’s attempts to resolve a decades-old territorial
Малайзийский «Боинг» был сбит над Донбассом ракетой комплекса «Бук-М1», запущенной из окрестностей села Зарощенское. Эти выводы представили на пресс-конференции в Москве глава концерна воздушно-космической
In his annual address to parliament on April 21, Russian president Dmitry Medvedev reported that gross domestic product (GDP) had declined 2 percent in the first quarter. Medvedev assured the Russian that
KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko has appointed former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili to be governor of Ukraine’s southern Odessa region, in a surprise move that is certain to raise in