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Hiding in plain sight: Art detective finds stolen Spanish treasures in unlikely spot

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An investigator dubbed the ‘Indiana Jones of the art world’ has recovered two priceless stone treasures stolen from a Spanish church over a decade ago after tracing them to the garden of an English aristocrat. The carved friezes were stolen from the Visigoth-era Santa Maria de Lara church near Burgos in Spain, which dates back Read More

McPhy Energy: FY 2018 revenue of €8 million

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 Press release McPhy: FY 2018 revenue of €8 million Confirmation of a 21% decline in FY 2018 revenue compared to FY 2017 due to delays affecting several orders FY 2018 operating performance expected to show the impact of this top-line contraction High rate of growth maintained in Europe, with revenue up 23% compared to FY 2017 Read More

Fourteen die as gas tankers catch fire near Crimea

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Fourteen people have died and five are missing after two gas tankers caught fire near Crimea, Russia’s transport ministry has said. The blazes broke out when one vessel was transferring fuel to another in the Kerch Strait connecting the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov. Workers on both ships had to jump overboard and Read More

Fourteen dead as gas tankers catch fire near Crimea

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Fourteen people have died and five are missing after two gas tankers caught fire near Crimea, Russia’s transport ministry has said. The fires broke out when one vessel was transferring fuel to another in the Kerch Strait connecting the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov. Workers on both ships had to jump overboard and Read More

Turkey prepared to take Syria’s Manbij, won’t let it turn into ‘swamp’ like N. Iraq – Erdogan

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Ankara has “almost completed” preparations for another military operation in Syria and will launch it if “promises” made by other parties about the protection of its borders are not kept, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said. Turkey still hopes that talks with the US, Russia and “other parties” will allow it to ensure its security Read More

2 ships on fire in Kerch strait, after blast reportedly rocks one of them

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Two ships have caught fire while moving through the Kerch Strait separating Crimea from mainland Russia, after one of the vessels was apparently rocked by an explosion. At least one sailor has died, Russian Maritime Agency said. One vessel was “allegedly struck by a blast,” which caused fire that then spilled over to another ship, Read More

Bomb attack on Kurdish-US convoy in Syria reportedly kills 5

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A car bomb detonated close to a militia checkpoint in the Kurd-held city of Al-Shaddadah in northwestern Syria as a US-Kurdish convoy was passing by. At least five people may have been killed. According to the Kurdish Hawar News Agency, the explosives were hidden in a Hyundai car, which detonated at a checkpoint set at Read More

Turkey ready to move into Kurdish-controlled Manbij 'without delay' – Erdogan to Trump

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Turkey is ready to take over Manbij, a Kurdish-controlled town in Syria, “without delay,” Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told the US leader, denouncing a suicide blast that had killed four US Americans as a provocation. In a phone call late Sunday, Erdogan told President Donald Trump that the Turkish forces are poised to assume Read More

Cross-border bridge connecting Russia & China to open in 2020

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The construction of a long-awaited bridge across the Amur River, aimed at connecting Russia’s Far East city of Blagoveshchensk with the northeastern Chinese city of Heihe, will be completed next year. The bridge will be ready for traffic this year, according to the head of Amur Region, Vasily Orlov. He told journalists that construction works Read More