All articles tagged "Spain"

Parents of Bodensee air disaster victims seek $600 mln from US companies Parents of Bodensee air disaster victims seek $600 mln from US companies

23 Apr, 01:14 PM 11 comments

The families of children killed in an aircraft disaster over Bodensee Lake are seeking $600 million in damages from two American companies that installed security systems on the planes that collided in 2002.

Tags: aircrafts, accidents, Spain

15 Russian sailors plead guilty in Spanish drug trafficking case 15 Russian sailors plead guilty in Spanish drug trafficking case

25 May, 05:05 PM

Fifteen sailors from Archangelsk, in northern Russia, have pleaded guilty to drug trafficking in Spain as part of a plea bargain to ensure a shorter prison term, Russian website Gazeta.ru reports. Their lawyer Antonio Lorenzo Amador said that Russians will also have to pay a fine.

Tags: Russia, marijuana, Spain, sailors, crime, drug trafficking

Russian kidnappers in Spain threaten victim with deadly “KGB virus” Russian kidnappers in Spain threaten victim with deadly “KGB virus”

16 Jun, 12:55 PM 5 comments

A gang of Russians has been arrested in Spain after demanding ransom from a victim that they claimed they had injected with a deadly KGB virus.

Tags: Spain, KGB, crime

Legendary Russian chess rivals Karpov and Kasparov to play again 25 years after famous battle Legendary Russian chess rivals Karpov and Kasparov to play again 25 years after famous battle

11 Jul, 11:40 PM 57 comments

Russian chess legends 46-year-old Garry Kasparov and 58-year-old Anatoly Karpov are to renew battle in Valencia in September.The two men first played each other 25 years ago. However, the Spain event could be their last encounter

Tags: Chess tournament, Karpov, Kasparov, Spain, Russia



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