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  • UN suspends return of Afghan refugees for 3 months

    Date: 2018-11-12 14:23:04 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:66 - ID:7666413

    KABUL, Nov 12 (MENA) - The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) announced that the repatriation of Afghan refugees in Pakistan would be suspended for the next three months due to cold weather, according to Pakistani media. “The ....

  • Taliban ready to take part in next Moscow meeting on Afghanistan — diplomat

    Date: 2018-11-12 10:05:02 GMT - Russia - World - SN:27 - ID:7665854

    MOSCOW, Nov 12 (MENA) - The Taliban movement (terrorist organization, outlawed in Russia) is ready to take part in the next round of Moscow consultations on Afghanistan, Russia’s Special Presidential Envoy for Afghanistan, Director of the Russian ....

  • China announces roadmap for building stronger modern air force

    Date: 2018-11-12 06:58:03 GMT - China - World - SN:13 - ID:7665514

    BEIJING, Nov 12 (MENA) - The Chinese Air Force announced a roadmap for building a stronger modern air force in three steps, the Chinese news agency Xinhua reported. The building of a stronger modern air force is in line with the overall goal of ....

  • US F/A 18 fighter crashes in Philippine Sea, crew rescued

    Date: 2018-11-12 06:43:02 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:11 - ID:7665501

    MANILA, Nov 12 (MENA) - Two US fighter pilots were rescued Monday after their F/A 18 fighter jet crashed in the Philippine Sea, Fox News reported quoting a Navy statement. The Navy statement said some kind of mechanical issue occurred and forced ....

  • OPEC not to recommend cutting production in 2019

    Date: 2018-11-11 20:53:38 GMT - Russia - World - SN:88 - ID:7665389

    MOSCOW, Nov 11 (MENA) - The Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) of The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC producers on Sunday reached no recommendation to cut oil production, Kazakh Deputy Energy Minister ....

  • Europe marks 100th anniversary of WWI end, probes military coop. - newspaper

    Date: 2018-11-11 14:00:08 GMT - USA - World - SN:56 - ID:7664813

    WASHINGTON, Nov 11 (MENA) - French President Emmanuel Macron marked the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I in the shadow of a grand war memorial by delivering a forceful rebuke against rising nationalism, calling it a "betrayal of ....

  • Taliban destroy Afghan army base, kill 16

    Date: 2018-11-11 12:18:59 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:40 - ID:7664349

    KABUL, Nov 11 (MENA) - Afghan officials say the Taliban have attacked a small army base, killing 12 members of the security forces and leaving behind explosives that killed four tribal elders who had come to help collect the bodies, The Washington ....

  • Putin, Trump may meet on INF Treaty in Paris -- source

    Date: 2018-11-11 11:51:46 GMT - France - World - SN:35 - ID:7664495

    PARIS, Nov 11 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet on the sidelines of the Armistice Day celebrations and Paris Peace Forum. Vladimir Putin will not raise the issue of Russian sanctions in the meeting ....

  • Koreas withdraw troops, firearms from dozens of border guard posts

    Date: 2018-11-11 09:02:30 GMT - south korea - World - SN:14 - ID:7664046

    SEOUL, Nov. 10 (MENA) - The two Koreas have withdrawn troops and firearms from dozens of their border guard posts (GP) as they are pushing for their complete demolition, Yonhap quoted a government source as saying Saturday. "The South and the ....

  • Death toll jumps to 23 as California battles wildfires

    Date: 2018-11-11 07:10:26 GMT - USA - World - SN:9 - ID:7664006

    WASHINGTON, Nov 11 (MENA) - The most destructive wildfire in California history leveled nearly the entire city of Paradise as firefighters battled massive fires on both sides of the state. At least 23 people were killed by the so-called Camp ....

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