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  • Canadian PM: Quebec mosque attack "terrorist"

    Date: 2017-01-30 08:12:35 GMT - Canada - World - SN:12 - ID:6427965

    OTTOWA, Jan 30 (MENA) - A shooting at a mosque in Quebec was a terrorist attack, Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau said late Sunday night. Quebec police said six people were killed and eight wounded. CBC quoted Christine Coulombe, a ....

  • At least five reportedly killed in Quebec City mosque shooting

    Date: 2017-01-30 06:04:25 GMT - Canada - World - SN:1 - ID:6427309

    OTTAWA, Jan 30 (MENA) - Five people are reported to have been killed in a shooting at a mosque in Quebec City, Canada, the BBC reported Monday. Shots were fired at the Quebec Islamic Cultural Center on Sunday night, where dozens had gathered for ....

  • US immigration ban is unlikely to reduce terrorist threat, experts say

    Date: 2017-01-29 22:39:45 GMT - USA - World - SN:102 - ID:6426549

    NEW YORK, Jan 29 (MENA) - Rarely does an executive order announce a more straightforward and laudable purpose than the one US President Donald Trump signed on Friday, The New York Times reported on Sunday. But the president’s directive is ....

  • Trump praises US service members in Yemen raids

    Date: 2017-01-29 21:42:57 GMT - USA - World - SN:99 - ID:6426797

    WASHINGTON, Jan 29 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump said Americans are saddened by the news that a US service member was killed and three others were wounded in a raid in Yemen targeting an al-Qaeda affiliate, the ABC News reported. Trump said ....

  • White House official says Green Card holders won’t be barred

    Date: 2017-01-29 20:58:03 GMT - USA - World - SN:97 - ID:6426437

    NEW YORK, Jan 29 (MENA) - A top White House official appeared to reverse a key part of President Trump’s immigration order on Sunday, saying that people from the affected countries who hold green cards will not be prevented from returning to the ....

  • Merkel attacks Trump for ban on some Muslim immigration

    Date: 2017-01-29 15:12:34 GMT - Germany - World - SN:72 - ID:6425005

    BERLIN, Jan 29 (MENA) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has criticized US President Donald Trump's ban on some Muslim immigration, saying it is "not justified to put people from a specific background or faith under general suspicion" to combat ....

  • Jeremy Corbyn calls for Donald Trump to be banned from UK visit until Muslim country travel ban is lifted

    Date: 2017-01-29 14:54:56 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:68 - ID:6424761

    LONDON, Jan 29 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump should be blocked from making his planned state visit to the UK as long as his "Muslim ban" policy remains in place, Jeremy Corbyn has said, according to The Independent. The Labour leader said ....

  • German FM says Berlin accepting thousands of refugees in 2015 wrong

    Date: 2017-01-29 13:27:54 GMT - Germany - World - SN:54 - ID:6424325

    BERLIN, Jan 29 (MENA) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said the country's refugee policy in 2015, allowing hundreds of thousands of refugees to enter Germany, was wrong, Russia Today TV channel reported on Sunday. In an interview with ....

  • Trudeau says Canada welcomes refugees

    Date: 2017-01-29 13:02:42 GMT - Canada - World - SN:48 - ID:6423853

    OTTAWA, Jan 29 (MENA) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has taken a stand on social media against the temporary US ban on refugees and immigration from seven Muslim-majority countries, the BBC reported on Sunday. Mr Trudeau underscored his ....

  • Trump defends immigrants ban decision

    Date: 2017-01-29 09:35:20 GMT - USA - World - SN:14 - ID:6422281

    WASHINGTON, Jan 29 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump defended his executive order to ban immigrants from seven Muslim-majority nations from entering the country, saying "it is not a Muslim ban", Al Hurra satellite channel reported Sunday. "It's ....

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