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Bulgaria softens tone but still points finger at Russian aircraft

SOFIA: Bulgaria toned down its criticism of Moscow on Tuesday, saying Russian aircraft had not been involved in violations of its air space but once again blamed Russia for not observing international norms in aviation. Bulgarian Defence Minister Nikolay Nenchev said on Sunday there had been a rise in violations of its air space by… Read More »

France to deploy aircraft carrier against Islamic State – Hollande

PARIS: France will deploy its Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier to the Middle East in the autumn to participate in operations against Islamic State militants, President Francois Hollande said on Wednesday. “The battle group, which includes the Charles de Gaulle, will again be deployed to operation Chammal… because we have to strike back at those… Read More »