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Small plane crashes in North Macedonia, 4 feared dead

Apr. 2, 2019 3:25 PM EDT

SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — Authorities in North Macedonia say a small private plane has crashed into a mountain in a central region of the country and all four Bulgarian nationals on board are feared dead. National Commission for Air Accidents head Zoran Ilievski told The Associated Press police...

Stoltenberg: NATO doesn't want a new Cold War

Mar. 1, 2019 6:14 AM EST

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — NATO's secretary-general warned Friday that Russia's violation of a key Cold War-era treaty is one of the most pressing security challenges for the alliance. Jens Stoltenberg urged Russia to return to compliance with the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty, which has been...