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Russian Plane Crash Might Be A Terrorist Attack

Russian Plane Crash Might Be A Terrorist Attack

The Tu-154 was carrying soldiers, reporters and 64 members of the famed Alexandrov military music ensemble who were to perform for Russian troops. Konashenkov said that the aircraft had been in service since 1983 and had flown some 7,000 hours since.



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Sir Elton John has led the tributes to his "beloved friend" George Michael, who died on Christmas Day aged 53. "The family would ask that their privacy be respected at this hard and emotional time", the statement read. In 1987, Michael officially launched his solo career with the Aretha Franklin duet "I Knew You Were Waiting", another massive United Kingdom hit. 'Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me': George Michael teamed up with Elton John for "Don't Let the Sun Go Down On Me" which ...


Berlin Terror Attack Suspect Shot Dead in Milan

Berlin Terror Attack Suspect Shot Dead in Milan

A justice source said Italian police had information he might be in the area. One of the officers, Cristian Movio, was shot, but his wounds are not fatal and he is recovering in hospital, Minniti said. Germany had launched a Europe-wide manhunt for Amri , who was described as "violent and armed". German law enforcement now faces criticism for having Amri on its radar, but failing to ultimately prevent Amri from plowing into a Christmas market in Berlin .


Tunisian born Berlin attack suspect shot dead in Italy

Tunisian born Berlin attack suspect shot dead in Italy

They were still trying to find out if he had accomplices. Her government and the Berlin police have faced hefty criticism after a terrorist killed 12 people and injured 49 at a Christmas market in the capital and managed to escape on foot.


No evidence of survivors as Tu-154 wreck located

No evidence of survivors as Tu-154 wreck located

Russia's President has ordered for Monday, December 26 to be a day of mourning in Russian Federation for the victims of the crash. The Ministry spokesman Maj-Gen Igor Konashenkov also said that "no survivors have been spotted". The famous Alexandrov Ensemble, also known as the Red Army Choir, were on board the Tu-154 plane from Moscow to Latakia in Syria. What is the Alexandrov Ensemble? Voices remain calm until the plane disappears and the controllers try in vain to re-establish ...


Deceased Sudanese Refugee 'Should Not Have Been In Detention' On Manus Island

Deceased Sudanese Refugee 'Should Not Have Been In Detention' On Manus Island

They are never qualified for resettlement in Australia. They say the man has been held on Manus since October 2013. Mr. Boochani wrote: "We just kicked out the Wilson security from Delta and Oscar detentions". Every day Faysal went to medical asking for help. This latest death of an immigration detainee follows a case in 2014 of 24-year-old Iranian refugee Hamid Khazaei, who died of a bacterial infection after his leg became infected while held at the Manus detention center.