Putin threat stirs European tank ambition dormant since Cold War

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Putin threat stirs European tank ambition dormant since Cold War

The Ukraine crisis is pushing European governments to review the role of the weapon that dominated Cold War defenses as the strength of Russian ground forces stirs political concerns: the battle tank.

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Tanks roar over Russian terrain for biathlon

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Russia places first and second as the world championship in tank biathlon wraps up just outside of Moscow.

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Ukrainian troops cross into Russia to avoid fighting, talks underway

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Ukrainian troops cross into Russia to avoid fighting, talks underway

Ukraine said on Monday it was in talks with Moscow over the return of 311 Ukrainian soldiers and border guards who had been forced by fighting with separatists to cross into Russia, but Russian border authorities said the troops were seeking asylum.

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4 Palestinians killed after Gaza truce begins

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4 Palestinians killed after Gaza truce begins

A three-day Gaza cease-fire went into force on Friday as diplomats worked to broker a lasting truce in the 25-day-old Israel-Hamas war, but Gaza officials said the lull was broken after nearly two hours when Israeli tank fire killed at least four Palestinians.

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Shells hit UN school in Gaza, kill 15

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Shells hit UN school in Gaza, kill 15

Several Israeli tank shells slammed into a crowded U.N. school used as shelter for refugees in the Gaza war early on Wednesday, killing at least 15 people and wounding 90, a Palestinian health official and a U.N. official said.

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Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova look to EU future with accords

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago

European Union leaders sign historic association accords on Friday with Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova as the three Soviet-era republics look to a future in Europe.

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World's nuclear arsenal reduction slows down: Stockholm institute

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago

The number of nuclear weapons in the world continue to decline, but at a slower pace than in previous years, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) said on Monday.

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Japanese tank landing ship arrives in Vietnam’s Da Nang City

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

Japanese tank landing ship arrives in Vietnam’s Da Nang City

The tank landing ship JS Kunisaki of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force with more than 400 sailors from the U.S., Australia, and Japan aboard anchored at Tien Sa Port in the central Vietnamese city of Da Nang on Friday for the ninth annual multilateral humanitarian mission Pacific Partnership 2014 (PP14).

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800 babies buried in septic tank at Irish home for unmarried mothers

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800 babies buried in septic tank at Irish home for unmarried mothers

Almost 800 babies and children were buried in a mass grave in Ireland near a home for unmarried mothers run by nuns, according to new research Wednesday which throws more light on the Irish Catholic Church's troubled past.

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In pictures: Mini-submarine Truong Sa tested at sea

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In pictures: Mini-submarine Truong Sa tested at sea

VietNamNet Bridge – The mini-submarine named Truong Sa of a businessman in Thai binh Province was tested at sea on May 30, after the successful trials in a tank and a lake. However the test had to stop because the propeller was broken.

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Philippine economy predicted to double in next decade

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VietnamPlus English 3 month(s) ago

The economy of the Philippines will expand double in the next decade as earnings from overseas workers and business outsourcing surge, said a US-based think-tank.

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UN study finds peacekeepers avoid using force to protect civilians

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UN study finds peacekeepers avoid using force to protect civilians

U.N. peacekeepers drive their tank as they patrol past the deserted Kibati village near Goma in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, August 7, 2013.

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China goes local to soften hit from property downturn

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China goes local to soften hit from property downturn

Labourers work on the scaffolding of a construction site for a new residential building in Beijing, May 6, 2014.

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US scholars concerned over East Sea, East China Sea disputes

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VietnamPlus English 4 month(s) ago

Experts from the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), an independent think tank in the US, have expressed their concerns over the escalating territorial disputes between China and its neighbours in the East Sea and the East China Sea.

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Tank stands as reminder of victory over French

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VOV News English 4 month(s) ago

Tank stands as reminder of victory over French

(VOV) - Sixty years have elapsed since the Dien Bien Phu Battle ended, the M24 Chaffee tank has stood in Muong Thanh rice field as the remaining vestige of the French expeditionary force, conceding their bitter defeat in Dien Bien.

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