• Russian Airbus A321 passenger airliner crash site in Egypt
    Last update: 12:54 02.02.2016
    12:54 02.02.2016

    Cairo, Moscow Ties Unaffected by Russian A321 Crash Over Sinai

    The Russian A321 plane crash in Egypt has not negatively affected the relations and economic cooperation between the two countries, Egyptian Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade Tarek Kabil said Tuesday.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • Russian Airbus A321 passenger airliner crash site in Egypt
    Last update: 13:20 01.02.2016
    13:20 01.02.2016

    Kremlin Refuses to Comment on Possible Turkish Lead in A321 Crash in Egypt

    The Kremlin has declined to comment on media reports alleging the existence of a Turkish lead in the investigation into the downing of the Russian Airbus A321 passenger plane in Egypt in October.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • A321 crash site
    Last update: 10:02 01.02.2016
    10:02 01.02.2016

    Turkish Nationalist Group Grey Wolves Linked to A321 Terror Attack - FSB

    Turkish radical nationalist organization Grey Wolves has been linked to Daesh and could have participated in the downing of the Russian A321 flight over Sinai that killed all 224 people on board, according to the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB).

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • Search operations at Airbus A321 crash site in Egypt
    Last update: 16:48 29.01.2016
    16:48 29.01.2016

    Egyptian Ministry Source Denies EgyptAir Employee Suspected of Downing A321

    An Egyptian Civil Aviation Ministry source said no EgyptAir employee had been arrested on suspicion of participating in the A321 terrorist attack over the Sinai Peninsula.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • Russian Airbus A321 passenger airliner crash site in Egypt
    Last update: 14:33 29.01.2016
    14:33 29.01.2016

    Russian Anti-Terror Committee Denies Reports That A321 Crash Perpetrator Identified

    The Russian security services denied recent reports of a Sharm el-Sheikh airport employee being responsible for the Russian A321 plane crash in Egypt, adviser of the National Anti-Terrorism Committee's (NAC) chairman said Friday.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • Russian Airbus A321 passenger airliner crash site in Egypt
    Last update: 13:52 29.01.2016
    13:52 29.01.2016

    EgyptAir Mechanic, Three Others Detained Over A321 Air Crash in Sinai

    A mechanic, two airport policemen, and a baggage handler were reportedly detained on suspicion they collaborated in bringing a bomb on board the Russian A321 passenger jet.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • Russian Airbus A321 passenger airliner crash site in Egypt
    Last update: 12:47 28.01.2016
    12:47 28.01.2016

    Chocks Away! Russia and Egypt Get Down to Solving Air Security Issues

    Security issues must be solved for the resumption of flights between Russia and Egypt and this work is currently being conducted, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Thursday.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • A passenger walks to a shuttle bus to board a plane at Sharm el-Sheikh Airport, south Sinai, Egypt, Monday, Nov. 9, 2015
    Last update: 20:03 22.01.2016
    20:03 22.01.2016

    Moscow Not Discussing Resumption of Flights to Egypt

    The Russian authorities are not currently discussing the resumption of flights between Russia and Egypt, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Olga Golodets said on Friday.

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  • An employee checks the forthcoming edition of the weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo, on February 24, 2015 in Villabe, south of Paris
    Last update: 03:56 21.01.2016
    03:56 21.01.2016

    Twitter Has No Plans of Blocking Charlie Hebdo Account - Reports

    Twitter does not plan to block the account of the French Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine on the territory of Russia, the Izvestia newspaper reports.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • An Emergencies Ministry counselor helps a relative of Flight 9268 passengers at Pulkovo airport, the destination of the Kogalymavia Airlines Airbus A321 en route from Sharm el-Sheikh
    Last update: 02:31 11.01.2016
    02:31 11.01.2016

    Relatives of A321 Crash Victims Prepare Lawsuit Against Aircraft Owner

    Some 100 relatives of the A321 passenger jet crash victims have prepared a class-action lawsuit to the New York Court against the US leasing company International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC), from which the Russian Kogalymavia airline rented the airbus, the Russian Izvestia newspaper reported Monday.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • Airbus A321 crash site in Egypt
    Last update: 11:09 15.12.2015
    11:09 15.12.2015

    Russia's FSB Believes Plastic Explosive Downed A321 Flight Over Egypt

    A plastic explosive could have brought down the Russian airliner that crashed in October over the Egyptian desert killing all 224 people on board, a source in Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) told a local newspaper on Tuesday.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • Search operations at Airbus A321 crash site in Egypt
    Last update: 13:21 14.12.2015
    13:21 14.12.2015

    Kremlin Refutes Cairo's Report A321 Plane Crash Was Not Terrorist Attack

    Russian Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Monday said special services believe the reason for the A321 passenger plane crash over Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula on October 31 that killed all 224 people on board was a terrorist act, thus refuting Cairo’s preliminary report that was released earlier in the day.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • Russian Airbus A321 passenger airliner crash site in Egypt
    Last update: 11:55 14.12.2015
    11:55 14.12.2015

    Eyes Wide Shut: Egypt's Report Finds No Terror Attack in A321 Crash

    The preliminary report on the A321 crash over Sinai found no evidence of terrorism.

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  • A321 crash
    Last update: 13:42 09.12.2015
    13:42 09.12.2015

    Russia to Honor A321 Crash Victims on 40th Day After Catastrophe

    Memorial services for the victims of the Russian A321 airliner crash in Egypt will be held in Moscow and St. Petersburg on Wednesday, which is the 40th day since the tragedy, an important date for Orthodox Christians.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • The A321 crash site in Egypt.
    Last update: 16:41 07.12.2015
    16:41 07.12.2015

    Russia's Kogalymavia to Seek Compensation From Egypt After Deadly A321 Crash

    The Russian-owned airline Kogalymavia plans to claim compensation from Egypt following the crash of its A321 passenger plane over the Sinai Peninsula in late October, the owner of the Russian airline, Ismail Lepiyev, said on Monday.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • Memorial event for victims of Russian A321 crash and Paris terrorist attacks
    Last update: 17:50 29.11.2015
    17:50 29.11.2015

    Russia, France Bridge Gaps on Syria After A321 Crash in Egypt

    Paris and Moscow managed to smooth down the differences concerning the Syrian issue, according to the French Foreign Ministry.

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  • Airbus A321 crash site in Egypt
    Last update: 15:53 24.11.2015
    15:53 24.11.2015

    Egyptian Minister Informs Russia on A321 Crash Probe

    Egypt's Minister of Civil Aviation Mohamed Hossam Kamal informed Russia on the interim results of the ongoing investigation into the causes of the Russian A321 plane crash in the Sinai Peninsula, Russian Investigative Committee spokesman Vladimir Markin said Tuesday.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • President Barack Obama leaves after posing for a family photo at the G-20 summit in Antalya, Turkey, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015
    Last update: 17:36 22.11.2015
    17:36 22.11.2015

    Obama Says Russia Key Target of ISIL Terror Attacks

    The downing of the Russian airliner in Egypt shows that Russia stands high on the list of targets of terror attacks by Islamic State (IS, ISIL) militants, US President Barack Obama said Sunday.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • Russian Airbus A321 passenger airliner crash site in Egypt
    Last update: 02:34 20.11.2015
    02:34 20.11.2015

    Moscow, London Maintain Dialogue on Russian A321 Plane Crash

    A senior Russian diplomat said that Moscow and London are holding constant dialogue on the circumstances of the Russian A321 plane crash in Egypt.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai
  • Tourists arrive at the airport's departure hall in Egypt's Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh on November 13, 2015
    Last update: 21:12 19.11.2015
    21:12 19.11.2015

    Egypt to Spend About $19Mln on Security in Airports After A321 Crash

    The efforts to boost security systems in the Egyptian airports come after a Russian Airbus A321 with 224 people aboard crashed on October 31 over Sinai, leaving no survivors. The Russian Security Service confirmed that the detonation of a home-made explosive device was the cause of the crash.

    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai