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  • US official: Trump to sign executive order to develop plan for defeating Daesh

    Date: 2017-01-28 20:55:58 GMT - USA - World - SN:80 - ID:6421049

    WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (MENA) – US President Donald Trump is set to sign an executive order to develop a plan for defeating the Daesh terrorist group within 30 days, Al hurra TV Channel quoted a US official as saying on Saturday. This comes at a time ....

  • Dutch airline forced to turn away passengers following Trump travel ban

    Date: 2017-01-28 20:55:29 GMT - Netherlands - World - SN:79 - ID:6421037

    AMSTERDAM, Jan 28 (MENA) - Dutch airline KLM confirmed Saturday it has had to turn away seven would-be passengers because they would no longer have been accepted into the United States under President Donald Trump's ban on refugees. Manel ....

  • Nikki Haley arrives at UN, vowing to take names of opposing nations

    Date: 2017-01-28 13:18:25 GMT - USA - World - SN:46 - ID:6418737

    WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (MENA) - The new U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley , arrived on Friday with a posture and message that startled many U.N. officials and diplomats and signaled a shift of policy: The U.S., she said, would collect ....

  • Trump will speak with Japan's Abe on Saturday-- White House

    Date: 2017-01-28 10:10:47 GMT - USA - World - SN:26 - ID:6417521

    WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump will speak by phone with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday, the White House has said. Abe is scheduled to visit the White House next month, according to ABC News. A Trump ....

  • Italy rescues 1,000 migrants in Mediterranean

    Date: 2017-01-28 08:03:31 GMT - Italy - World - SN:7 - ID:6416705

    ROME, Jan 28 (MENA) - Sub-Saharan migrants crowd a rubber boat as they are rescued by members of Proactive Open Arms NGO, in the Mediterranean Sea, about 22 miles north of Zumarah, Libya. Italy's coast guard, meanwhile, says it picked up about ....

  • Trump, Mexican president speak by phone amid dispute over wall

    Date: 2017-01-27 22:35:34 GMT - USA - World - SN:88 - ID:6416345

    NEW YORK, Jan 27 (MENA) – Amid the diplomatic showdown over President Trump’s order to build a border wall — and who should pay for it —Trump and President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico spoke by phone on Friday, both leaders said, the New York Times ....

  • US defense secretary stresses Washington's commitment to NATO - Pentagon

    Date: 2017-01-27 18:29:18 GMT - USA - World - SN:72 - ID:6415505

    WASHINGTON, Jan 27 (MENA) – US Defense Secretary James Mattis stressed the United States' commitment to NATO in a telephone call with the German defense minister on Thursday, the Daily Mail quoted the Pentagon as saying on Friday. Mattis assured ....

  • Washington Post: Many of Trump’s early vows will never actually happen

    Date: 2017-01-27 17:46:35 GMT - USA - World - SN:67 - ID:6415425

    WASHINGTON, Jan 27 (MENA) – The Washington Post said in a report on Friday that US President Donald Trump is bumping up against the hard reality of governing in prose. The report expected that many of the sweeping actions President Trump vowed ....

  • Trump administration poses challenges for Europe - Hollande

    Date: 2017-01-27 15:53:56 GMT - France - World - SN:59 - ID:6414977

    PARIS, Jan 27 (MENA) - French President Francois Hollande said Friday said the Trump administration poses challenges for Europe, CNN reported. At a joint news conference with German leader Angela Merkel in Berlin, Hollande highlighted trade and ....

  • Russia to replace entire fleet of light fighters with cutting-edge MiG-35 jets

    Date: 2017-01-27 14:30:39 GMT - Russia - World - SN:50 - ID:6413985

    MOSCOW, Jan 27 (MENA) - Russia's Aerospace Forces plan to replace the entire fleet of light fighters with the state-of-the-art MiG-35 (Fulcrum-F) multirole fighters, the forces' commander, Viktor Bondarev, said Friday at the aircraft's ....

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