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Israel's Netanyahu declines offer to meet with Obama: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has declined an offer to meet President Barack Obama at the White House later this month and canceled his trip to Washington, the White House said on Monday, citing Israeli news reports.
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Russia's New Fighter Plane Has Backward Wings

A new jet designed to train fighter pilots is turning heads with its unique look. The SR-10 jet trainer has forward-swept wings, making the plane more maneuverable in flight....
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Russia calls North Korea strike threats 'totally unacceptable'

The Russian foreign ministry on Monday condemned as "totally unacceptable" North Korea's threats to launch pre-emptive nuclear strikes against South Korea and the United States, and appealed to all sides to show restraint....
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Turkish President Son Flees Europe After Russian “Kill Order” Issued

....With the nephew of US President John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. recently warning Russia that a “Pipeline War” initiated by the Obama regime is the root of Syrian Crisis,.......
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Israel asked US for green light to bomb nuclear sites in Iran

US president told Israeli prime minister he would not back attack on Iran, senior European diplomatic sources tell Guardian ...
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Syria divisions aside, Turkish PM eyes closer ties with Iran

ANKARA (Reuters) - The first visit by a Turkish prime minister to Iran in two years is unlikely to narrow deep divisions over Syria's war, but it could boost trade ties as the lifting of sanctions on Tehran and political gains by reformists clear the way for a business boom....
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Russia: Turkish military strikes on Syria would derail ceasefire plan

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is concerned about Turkey's military preparations along its border with Syria and an armed intervention by Ankara would deal an "irreparable blow" to the Syria ceasefire plan, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Monday....
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US Uses $400M F-22 Raptor Jets in Syria Despite Not Needing Them

... Last week four F-22s flew in formation with South Korean fighters over the Korean Peninsula in a move the Air Force said was meant to "demonstrate the strong alliance" between the U.S. and South Korea.......
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U.S. could still cancel Raytheon GPS ground system -general

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon and the U.S. Air Force could still cancel the ground control system Raytheon Co is developing to operate new GPS satellites, if the company does not improve its performance on the troubled system, a top U.S. general said....
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Turkey vows 'harsh reaction' as missiles hit Syria town

Turkey warned Kurdish militia fighters in northern Syria on Monday they would face the "harshest reaction" if they tried to capture a town near the Turkish border, and accused Russia of a missile attack there that killed at least 14 civilians....
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Russia PM warns foreign offensive in Syria could spark 'world war'

Munich (Germany) (AFP) - Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev warned Thursday that if Arab forces entered the Syrian war they could spark a "new world war" and urged ceasefire talks instead....
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As Syria rebels face rout, allies Saudi, Turkey may send troops

Riyadh (AFP) - With rebel forces facing the prospect of a crushing defeat by Syria's Russian-backed regime, their allies Saudi Arabia and Turkey may send in limited numbers of ground troops, analysts say....
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U.S. says open to patrols with Philippines in waters disputed with China

The United States is open to the possibility of joint naval patrols with the Philippines in the South China Sea, a U.S. diplomat said on Wednesday, stressing it would continue to exercise "freedom of navigation" in the disputed waters....
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'The Russians are going to have a cow': The US's latest message to Putin 'is a really big deal'

...Russia is unlikely to react kindly to an expanded NATO military presence along its western flank. ......
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[US[ Generals say women should have to register for draft

WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Army and Marine Corps generals told senators Tuesday that it will take up to three years to fully integrate women into all combat jobs, adding that women also should have to register for the draft....
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Sweden prepare troops as army chief warns of World War 3

An internal document revealed that Sweden is getting ready for a possibility of a World War 3....
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Iran flies unarmed military drone over US aircraft carrier

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran flew a surveillance drone over a U.S. aircraft carrier and published video of the encounter Friday, the latest in a series of edgy naval incidents between the two countries in the Persian Gulf after the recent nuclear deal....
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Exclusive: EgyptAir mechanic suspected in Russian plane crash

LONDON (Reuters) - An EgyptAir mechanic whose cousin joined Islamic State in Syria is suspected of planting a bomb on a Russian passenger plane that was blown out of Egypt's skies in late October, according to sources familiar with the matter....
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Kremlin demands US show 'proof' of Putin corruption claims

Moscow (AFP) - The Kremlin on Tuesday dismissed comments by a US Treasury official to the BBC alleging massive corruption by President Vladimir Putin, challenging Washington to provide proof for what amounted to an "official accusation"....
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Iran says warns U.S. warship to leave waters near Strait of Hormuz

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's navy warned a U.S. warship on Wednesday to leave waters near the Strait of Hormuz where the Iranians were testing submarines, destroyers and missile launchers, news agencies reported....
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