Lawrence Oxborough

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CEE and Baltics say gravely concerned by Russia's 'aggressive' stance

BUCHAREST/WARSAW (Reuters) - Leaders of nine Central and Eastern European and Baltic states said in a joint statement on Wednesday they were gravely concerned by Russia’s “continuing aggressive posturing” and backed a sustainable NATO military presence in the region.<p>Helicopters fly during a NATO …


Protests planned as Egyptian president departs for UK visit

Broad coalition of Egyptian and British groups calls for demonstrations against Abdel Fatah al-Sisi on Wednesday night and Thursday morning<p>Hundreds of people are expected to join protests outside Downing Street against the visit of the Egyptian president, Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, who is accused of a …

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Britain suspends flights from Sinai, citing bomb fears

LONDON — Britain on Wednesday offered the strongest signal to date that a bomb was to blame for the Saturday crash of a Russian airliner over Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula by halting flights to and from the resort city of Sharm el-Sheikh amid concerns about airport security.<p>In a Wednesday night …