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  • Addis Ababa keen on optimal use of Nile water without harming basin countries: Ethiopia FM

    Date: 2016-12-25 21:12:01 GMT - Sudan - World - SN:67 - ID:6217717

    KHARTOUM, Dec 25 (MENA) - Ethiopian Foreign Minister Workneh Gebeyehu on Sunday said his country is keen on the optimal use of the Nile water without prejudice to the rights of the basin countries. In a press conference held at the headquarters ....

  • Russian Defense Ministry confirms 10 bodies recovered at Tu-154 plane crash site

    Date: 2016-12-25 15:46:14 GMT - Russia - World - SN:43 - ID:6216077

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) - The bodies of 10 victims of Russia's Tu-154 aircraft crash near the resort city of Sochi have been recovered, the Russian Defense Ministry confirmed Sunday, according to Sputnik News. Earlier in the day, a source in the ....

  • Washington Post: Europe may face grim future with terrorism

    Date: 2016-12-25 14:06:40 GMT - USA - World - SN:36 - ID:6215077

    WASHINGTON, Dec 25 (MENA) - New Daesh efforts to sow terror in Europe are pushing counterterrorism authorities to their limits, forcing citizens and their leaders to resign themselves to a new era where attacks may be a fact of life, not an ....

  • Pakistan minister threatens to deal nuke strike against Israel

    Date: 2016-12-25 12:03:29 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:28 - ID:6215053

    NEW YORK, Dec 25 (MENA) - The defense minister of Pakistan has threatened that his country would deal a nuclear strike to Israel. The defense minister, Khawaja Muhammad Asif, wrote a saber-rattling Twitter post directed at Israel on Friday ....

  • Putin orders Russian PM to create commission on probe into Tu-154 crash

    Date: 2016-12-25 11:04:40 GMT - Russia - World - SN:24 - ID:6214529

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) – Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to set up a commission to investigate the Tu-154 aircraft crash in the Black Sea, Sputnik News quoted the Kremlin’s press service as saying ....

  • Russian plane crashes into Black sea 7 minutes after takeoff

    Date: 2016-12-25 10:41:36 GMT - Russia - World - SN:19 - ID:6213861

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) - The Russian aircraft TU-154, which had disappeared from radar shortly after take-off in Sochi Sunday, has crashed in the Krasnodar Region seven minutes after takeoff, a source in local security services told Sputnik news ....

  • Most Japanese feel unfriendly toward Russia: survey

    Date: 2016-12-25 09:26:53 GMT - Japan - World - SN:16 - ID:6213429

    TOKYO, Dec 25 (MENA) - Roughly eight out of 10 Japanese feel unfriendly toward Russia, according to results released Saturday of a government survey, after Tokyo tried unsuccessfully this year to settle a 70-year-old territorial dispute preventing ....

  • Russian official rules out terrorism in crash

    Date: 2016-12-25 09:12:45 GMT - Russia - World - SN:15 - ID:6213433

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) - A Russian official says the crash of a Russian military passenger plane into the Black Sea could have been caused by a technical malfunction or a crew error, but he believes it could not have been terrorism because the plane ....

  • 92 on board of crashed Russian plane - ministry

    Date: 2016-12-25 07:38:45 GMT - Russia - World - SN:7 - ID:6213269

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) - Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov said Sunday that a total of 92 people were on board of Tu-154 that crashed in the Black Sea. There were 84 passengers and 8 crew members on board of the plane ....

  • Debris of missing Russian plane found

    Date: 2016-12-25 06:53:23 GMT - Russia - World - SN:5 - ID:6213089

    MOSCOW, Dec 25 (MENA) - Russia's missing TU-154 aircraft fell into the Black Sea as its fragments were discovered 1.5 kilometers (1 mile) from the sea shore of Sochi at a depth of 50-70 meters (164-184 feet), the Russian Defense Ministry's press ....

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