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Chief Correspondent and Presenter — Channel 4 News

Chief Correspondent and Presenter, Channel 4 News.

'Tell the world: It was the Cossacks' who took this Ukrainian city — DEBALTSEVE, Ukraine - I suppose there is some comfort in that she can hear anything here except shelling. Comfort, too, perhaps that she can at least be here - above ground and still alive. Nadezheda, above ground after several weeks of hiding, is slowly stooping among wooden pallets, sacks of stinking rotting onions and potatoes.

Sudden and violent death on the front lines of Debaltseve in Ukraine — VUHLEHIRSK, Ukraine-He can barely walk. Long coat. Russian fur hat. A vodka nose and several days worth of stubble. But, yes, he remembers when the Wehrmacht and the Red Army pulverized these towns - and he has long since learned the lessons of war. He is immovable. "I am Victor - Victor Sergeyevich."

The reality of Ukraine cease-fire: An explosion every few seconds — HORLIVKA, Ukraine - Yuri was on the phone with his mother when the explosion from the shell blew off both his legs. "There was this flash and suddenly I just didn't understand anything," he said, lying in bed at Horlivka Hospital Two, wincing from pain as there is no access to proper painkillers.

Ukraine crisis: inside the ruins of Donetsk airport - video — Donetsk airport lies in ruins after being shattered by months of fighting between Ukrainians and separatists. This airport located in a pro-Russian city is contested by both sides.

Will closing three UK airbases help US save money? - video — The Pentagon announces that it is to withdraw from three of its UK air force bases as part of a reorganisation of forces aimed at saving half a billion dollars across Europe.

Barcelona World Race: The gun fired and we were off — On New Year's Eve 2014 myself and co-skipper Pepe Ribes left dry land and stepped onboard our boat Hugo Boss, our home for the next three months. Together we are skippering Hugo Boss in the Barcelona World Race , the only double-handed (two people onboard), non-stop, unassisted race around the world.

'Ebola is spreading before our eyes': A week in Devil Hole, Sierra Leone — DEVIL HOLE, Sierra Leone-She is under the large tree at the north end of the village. Everyone knows it. Lying there in the dirt, blood oozing from the corner of her mouth. Occasionally her hands reach out, fingers spreading in the dirt in response to the pain.

Is sectarianism on the rise after #indyref? - video — Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed. Assaults, masks and flares thrown at police: there are concerns that old sectarian scars could be reopening in Scotland following the independence referendum.

Hot? Don't panic: Alex Thomson has some handy tips — Frazzled by the heat? Forgotten how to look after yourself as sweat drips into your eyes? Let our Chief Correspondent Alex Thomson help you out, in this not-entirely-serious piece.

The British connection to Isis? - video — Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed. A British man fighting with Isis in Syria has conducted a lengthy interview with two freelance American journalists for an internet podcast in which he explains why he is fighting for a "caliphate".
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Mar 04, 2015

@TalbotAlex indeed- - quite different from saying or even implying he was/is/will be the owner

Mar 04, 2015

This comes two days before the club's EGM was supposed to clear out the board and leave convicted tax-cheat Dave King in charge

Mar 04, 2015

Trading in Rangers shares suspended after club's Nominated Advisor resigned

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