Russia says accusations of Putin's role in doping 'baffling'

Russia says accusations of Putin's role in doping 'baffling'
“The unsupported mention of Vladimir Putin, president of Russia, in the context of doping and corruption scandals at the IAAF is baffling,” Zhukov said in a statement on the ROC website Thursday. “Moreover, the authors of the document admit that they …
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Russia Moves Ahead With Building New Aircraft Carriers
While Rakhmanov didn't specify where Russia would build its new flattops, Moscow's next generation aircraft carriers will likely be built at the Sevmash shipyards in Severodvinsk. Sevmash is the only Russian shipyard with recent aircraft carrier …
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Russia Is Beefing Up Its Air Defenses, Top U.S. Air Force General Says
Commander of Air Force operations in Europe and Africa, Gen. Frank Gorenc, is concerned about the buildup of Russian missile defenses, saying they threaten NATO military access to airspace in Europe. DAVID GREENE, HOST: Here are a few different …
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