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  • Bangladesh arrests spiritual leader of militant group

    Date: 2017-03-03 11:31:56 GMT - Bangladesh - World - SN:39 - ID:6624317

    DHAKA, March 3 (MENA) - Police in Bangladesh's capital have arrested the spiritual leader of a banned militant group that is responsible for a series of attacks in the South Asian country, ABC News quoted an official as saying on Friday. Maulana ....

  • Gaggenau town hall evacuated over bomb threat after Turkish rally cancelled in Germany

    Date: 2017-03-03 10:24:45 GMT - Germany - World - SN:25 - ID:6623873

    BERLIN, March 3 (MENA) - German authorities in the southwestern town of Gaggenau evacuated the city hall after receiving a bomb threat, its mayor told German television, one day after he cancelled an event where Turkey's justice minister was to ....

  • About 900 Azerbaijani citizens join terrorists in Iraq, Syria, many of them die

    Date: 2017-03-03 10:08:46 GMT - Azerbaijan - World - SN:21 - ID:6623753

    BAKU, March 3 (MENA) - About 900 Azerbaijani citizens have joined the ranks of terrorist organizations operating in Syria and Iraq, head of Azerbaijan's State Security Service Madat Guliyev said Friday, adding that many of them died while ....

  • US Senate confirms Trump pick Perry as Energy Secretary

    Date: 2017-03-03 08:08:23 GMT - USA - World - SN:13 - ID:6623161

    WASHINGTON, March 3 (MENA) - The US Senate voted to confirm President Donald Trump's pick to head the Department of Energy, former Texas Governor Rick Perry, who has promised to renew Americas nuclear weapons arsenal, CNBC reported. Perry, 66, ....

  • Erdogan: Turkey ready to crush Daesh in Syria jointly with Russia

    Date: 2017-03-02 14:15:31 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:61 - ID:6620053

    ANKARA, March 2 (MENA) - Turkey is ready to fight the outlawed in Russia Daesh jihadist group in Syria jointly with Russia if it receives a proposal from Moscow, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said according to Sputnik News Agency on ....

  • NATO says has conditions to approve Sarraj’s request to support Libyan

    Date: 2017-03-02 13:47:58 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:58 - ID:6619769

    BRUSSELS, March 2 (MENA) – The NATO requires a number of conditions before approving Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj’s official request to train the Libyan security forces, a NATO diplomatic source said on Thursday. The source added that ....

  • Germany arrests 2 Syrian extremists, 1 accused of war crimes

    Date: 2017-03-02 13:23:48 GMT - Germany - World - SN:53 - ID:6619421

    BERLIN, March 2 (MENA) - German authorities have arrested two Syrians suspected of being members of the extremist Nusra Front, one of whom is alleged to have been involved in the murder of dozens of civilians, according to ABC News. The federal ....

  • Egypt keen on promoting stability in Lebanon, Iraq - Sisi

    Date: 2017-03-02 12:43:05 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:44 - ID:6618977

    CAIRO, March 2 (MENA) - Egypt is keen on promoting security and stability in Lebanon and Iraq and all Arab countries, affirmed President Abdel Fattah El Sisi. During his meeting Thursday with Head of Lebanon's Maronite Catholic church Patriarch ....

  • EU Parliament votes to lift Marine Le Pen immunity over Daesh tweets

    Date: 2017-03-02 11:45:30 GMT - France - World - SN:39 - ID:6618773

    PARIS/BRUSSELS. March 2 (MENA) - The European Parliament has revoked French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen's immunity for tweeting pictures of violence by Daesh, The Independent reported. Ms Le Pen – a member of the EU Parliament – is under ....

  • Nancy Pelosi calls on Jeff Sessions to resign

    Date: 2017-03-02 06:59:09 GMT - USA - World - SN:10 - ID:6616425

    WASHINGTON, March 2 (MENA) - Senior Democrats in Congress are calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign after revelations that the former Alabama senator did not disclose meetings he had with the Russian ambassador to the United States ....

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