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Russia signs milestone deal to explore the Pacific

View of the Pacific Ocean (Reuters / Michael Fiala) Russia has obtained exclusive rights to explore 3,000 square kilometers of the Pacific seabed for cobalt. The area is 5,000 ...
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Ukraine peace talks begin, overshadowed by fighting

(Reuters) – The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine began peace talks in Belarus on Wednesday, while in Ukraine pro-Moscow separatists tightened the pressure on Kiev by launching ...
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TransAsia GE235: ‘Engines failed’ before Taiwan crash

 Black box data from the TransAsia Airlines turbo-prop plane that crashed in Taiwan has revealed that both its engines failed, investigators say. Taiwan’s Aviation Safety Council said the engines ...