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Russia tries to reassure West, Ukraine over troops

Russia tries to reassure West, Ukraine over troops

MOSCOW — Russia today (April 9) dismissed as “groundless” concerns in Kiev and the West over the presence of its troops near the border with Ukraine, saying they posed no threat...

Pope rules Vatican bank to stay operative

Pope rules Vatican bank to stay operative

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has decided that the troubled Vatican bank, which he had in the past not excluded closing, will remain operative and he has approved recommendations...

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