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US-Russia Brokered Syria Cease-Fire Begins
The new, nationwide ceasefire that the United States and Russia hope to enforce inside Syria is set to begin at sundown today, at around 12 noon ET. Parameters for the cessation of hostilities, announced Friday by Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, call on
US and Russia Agree on New Syria Cease-Fire Plan
The United States and Russia have agreed on the terms of another cease-fire in Syria and have called on warring parties across the nation to stop fighting at sundown on Sept. 12, the same day the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday begins, Secretary of State John Kerry announced from Switzerland tonight.
White House Attempts to Broker Syria Cease-Fire as Time Runs Out
Secretary of State John Kerry is leaving Washington, D.C., tonight for Geneva, where he's scheduled to meet Friday with his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, hoping to broker a cease-fire in Syria and expand humanitarian assistance, the State Department announced today. With about four months
Russian Fighter Comes Within 10 Feet of US Navy Plane
A U.S. Navy reconnaissance plane had a close encounter with a Russian fighter that came within 10 feet of the aircraft as it flew in international airspace over the Black Sea . It is the latest encounter between the two militaries that American officials have labeled "unsafe and unprofessional".
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Ginger Zee talks about "Food Forecast," a new digital series on ABCNews.com.
Donald Trump Attempts to Clarify Comments on Russian Forces in Ukraine
Donald Trump attempted today to clarify his comments that Russian President Vladimir Putin did not have forces in Ukraine. “When I said in an interview that Putin ‘is not going into Ukraine, you can mark it down,’ I am saying if I am President. Already in Crimea !” Trump tweeted. “So with all the
Russian Fighter Jet Buzzes U.S. Air Force Reconnaissance Plane Within 50 Feet
A Russian fighter jet flew within 50 feet of a U.S. Air Force reconnaissance plane flying over the Baltic Sea Thursday as it conducted a barrel roll over the American plane, U.S. officials announced today. The Pentagon has labeled the Russian intercept as "unsafe and unprofessional" in another
Pilots Observed 'All Safety Precautions' When Flying Over US Destroyer, Russia Says
Russia's Defense Ministry says its pilots observed “all safety precautions” when flying over a U.S. Navy destroyer in the Baltic Sea this week. Russian SU-24 fighter jets overflew the USS Donald Cook at close range more than 30 times on Monday and Tuesday, with one pass just 30 feet above the ship,
Russian Fighters Buzz US Navy Destroyer at Close Range, US Says
Russian fighter jets overflew a U.S. Navy destroyer in the Baltic Sea almost two dozen times earlier this week, with one pass at 30 feet from the ship causing a wake in the waters nearby, a U.S. Defense Department official said today. The fighters ignored repeated communications from the American