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Stuart Williams

Stuart Williams

    Turkey jails mine bosses over 2014 disaster that killed 301
    Turkey jails mine bosses over 2014 disaster that killed 301
    A Turkish court on Wednesday handed jail terms of up to 22 years to five top managers convicted of negligence over Turkey's worst ever mining...
    Erdogan declared winner of Turkey presidential polls
    Erdogan declared winner of Turkey presidential polls
    Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won tightly-contested presidential polls, the election authority said Monday, extending his 15-year grip...
    Erdogan breaks silence as Turkey PM seeks coalition
    Erdogan breaks silence as Turkey PM seeks coalition
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was to deliver his first speech since legislative elections on Thursday, with his party set to talk to the...
    Putin: We must protect believers from Pussy Riot
    Putin: We must protect believers from Pussy Riot
    Last month's jailing for two...
    Phobos-Grunt spirals closer to Earth
    Phobos-Grunt spirals closer to Earth
    Russia's doomed probe for Mars on Sunday spiralled ever closer to the Earth before it plunges back into the atmosphere in a fiery end which...
    The earthquake still shaking the world
    The earthquake still shaking the world
    The cataclysmic collapse 20 years ago of the Soviet Union, an empire which bound republics from Europe to Asia for seven decades, unleashed...
    'When the attack came, we were not ready'
    'When the attack came, we were not ready'
    Russia on Wednesday marked 70 years since the invasion of the Soviet Union by Nazi Germany, an event that apparently caught Joseph Stalin totally...
    Russia 'seeks Slavic militant' over Moscow bombing
    Russia 'seeks Slavic militant' over Moscow bombing
    An ethnic Russian member of a North Caucasus militant group on Thursday emerged as the first suspect in the suicide strike on the Russian Federation's main airport as a new bombing rocked the overwhelmingly Muslim region....
    Russia blames Polish pressure over Kaczynski crash
    Russia blames Polish pressure over Kaczynski crash
    Russia on Wednesday blamed Polish failures for the plane crash that killed president Lech Kaczynski, revealing that top officials put pressure on...
    Ousted Moscow mayor slams 'Stalin-era' repression
    Ousted Moscow mayor slams 'Stalin-era' repression
    In a withering attack on President Dmitry Medvedev, Moscow's ousted mayor Yury Luzhkov on Wednesday accused him of promoting a climate of repression and censorship reminiscent of the Stalin era....
    Deadly battle to defend Russian nuclear sites from wildfires
    Deadly battle to defend Russian nuclear sites from wildfires
    Russia fought a deadly battle on Tuesday to prevent wildfires from engulfing key nuclear sites as alarm mounted over the impact on health of a...
    Russia battles wildfires as death toll rises
    Russia battles wildfires as death toll rises
    Russian firefighters on Monday battled to prevent the worst summer wildfires in a generation from claiming more lives and property as 34 people...