UPDATE 2-Royal Caribbean says confident of doubling profit; shares soar
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MOSCOW Oct 9 The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Sunday a draft French U.N. Security Council resolution on Syria would have helped Islamist militants in the Aleppo area by protecting them from aerial bombing.
In a statement, the ministry also said the French text was politicised and one-sided.
Russia on Saturday vetoed the resolution, which demanded an end to air strikes on Aleppo and military over flights.
"An explicit attempt was made, by banning flights in the Aleppo area, to provide cover for the terrorists of Jabhat Al-Nusra and associated militants," the ministry said. (Reporting by Maria Kiselyova; Editing by Andrew Osborn)
WASHINGTON, Oct 28 The U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace in two years in the third quarter as a surge in soybean exports and a rebound in inventory investment offset a slowdown in consumer spending.
WARSAW, Oct 28 Poland's general prosecutors are investigating whether talks to secure a now-scrapped $3.4 billion helicopter deal with Airbus contravened Polish law or were linked to corruption, officials said on Friday.