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  • Spain rescues over 440 migrants from Mediterranean Sea

    Date: 2018-09-23 17:04:26 GMT - Spain - International - SN:1 - ID:7589345

    Spain’s maritime rescue service said it has saved over 440 migrants attempting the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea from North Africa, ABC News reported. The service said it pulled 447 people from 15 small boats intercepted by its ....

  • Malaysia’s former PM released on bail

    Date: 2018-09-21 21:23:56 GMT - Malaysia - International - SN:13 - ID:7586706

    \ Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak was released after the judge set bail of RM 3.5 million (US$846,430), to be paid by Sept. 28, Business Insider Singapore reported on Friday. Malaysian prosecutors charged former Prime Minister Najib ....

  • UK fighter jets intercept Russian bombers approaching UK airspace

    Date: 2018-09-21 18:48:40 GMT - United Kingdom - International - SN:8 - ID:7586633

    RAF Typhoon fighter aircraft were scrambled to monitor two Russian planes approaching UK airspace, the British Ministry of Defense has said in a statement on its website. "Russian bombers probing UK airspace is another reminder of the very ....

  • 7,000 refugee, migrant children arrive in Greece in 2018

    Date: 2018-09-21 18:33:36 GMT - Switzerland - International - SN:6 - ID:7586622

    The number of refugee and migrant children who arrived on the Greek Islands between January and August has risen by 32 percent compared to the same time-period last year, The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said on Friday. In a statement ....

  • Brazilian police arrest fugitive linked to Hezbollah

    Date: 2018-09-21 18:32:20 GMT - Brazil - International - SN:5 - ID:7586619

    Federal police in Brazil have arrested a fugitive accused of belonging to Lebanon's Hezbollah militia and of being a key financier of terrorism, ABC News reported. Police said in statement that they took Assad Ahmad Barakat into custody in the ....

  • 110 Turkish soldiers arrested over suspected Gulen links

    Date: 2018-09-21 16:48:22 GMT - Turkey - International - SN:2 - ID:7586499

    Ankara's chief prosecutor ordered the detention of 110 soldiers from the air force for suspected links to a U.S.-based cleric Turkey says orchestrated a failed coup in 2016, the prosecutor's office was quoted by Euronews as saying on Friday. ....

  • Theresa May admits Brexit talks impasse as she demands 'respect' from EU

    Date: 2018-09-21 16:46:36 GMT - United Kingdom - International - SN:1 - ID:7586496

    UK Prime Minister Theresa May has demanded "respect" from the EU a day after the bloc rejected her Brexit strategy at an acrimonious summit, Sky News reported. The prime minister used a surprise statement in Downing Street to warn Brussels the UK ....

  • Israel presents downed jet findings to Russian delegation

    Date: 2018-09-20 22:57:04 GMT - Russia - International - SN:13 - ID:7585622

    An Israeli Defense Forces delegation met with their Russian counterparts to present findings about the downed Russian fighter jet which Syria shot down Monday night after an Israeli air strike, the IDF spokesperson unit said Thursday. Iran's ....

  • 3 killed in shooting at Maryland, US

    Date: 2018-09-20 17:14:46 GMT - USA - International - SN:4 - ID:7585344

    A shooter killed three people and wounded two others Thursday at a drugstore distribution center in Harford County, Maryland, officials said. A law enforcement official who had been briefed on the incident provided the casualty toll for ....

  • Pakistan's former PM Nawaz Sharif released

    Date: 2018-09-19 18:33:49 GMT - Pakistan - International - SN:11 - ID:7583936

    The Islamabad High Court (IHC) suspended sentences of former premier Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain Muhammad Safdar in the Avenfield corruption reference and ordered their release. A two-judge bench comprising ....

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