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  • Poland's PM suffered "nothing serious" in car crash

    Date: 2017-02-11 09:37:47 GMT - Poland - World - SN:11 - ID:6501341

    WARSAW, Feb 11 (MENA) - Poland's Prime Minister Beata Szydlo is in stable condition and can carry out her government duties as "nothing serious happened to her" when her limousine was involved in a car crash, her spokesman said Saturday, according ....

  • Four dead, more than 100 injured in powerful Philippines quake

    Date: 2017-02-11 09:36:37 GMT - Philippines - World - SN:10 - ID:6500961

    MANILA, Feb 11 (MENA) - A powerful nighttime earthquake in the southern Philippines killed at least four people, injured more than 100 others, damaged buildings and an airport and knocked out power, Sky News quoted officials as saying on ....

  • Angola's president orders inquiry into stadium stampede that killed 17

    Date: 2017-02-11 09:26:23 GMT - Angola - World - SN:9 - ID:6500965

    LUANDA, Feb 11 (MENA) - Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos has ordered an investigation into the cause of a stampede at a football match in which at least 17 people were killed, according to the BBC. Scores of people were injured in the ....

  • Man dies as snow continues in Japan

    Date: 2017-02-11 09:25:48 GMT - Japan - World - SN:8 - ID:6500969

    TOTTORI, Japan, Feb 11 (MENA) - Heavy snowfall continued in a wide area along the Sea of Japan coast Saturday, contributing to the death of a man and stranding around 30 passengers on a train overnight, according to Kyodo News Agency. A cold ....

  • Ex-Guardsman who supported Daesh in Africa sentenced to prison in US

    Date: 2017-02-10 21:29:26 GMT - USA - World - SN:71 - ID:6500125

    WASHINGTON, Feb 10 (MENA) – A former National Guard soldier who admitted traveling to Africa and boarding a truck to join Daesh terrorist group before ultimately bailing out was sentenced Friday to 11 years in prison, Fox News reported on ....

  • Trump says to continue to pursue efforts to lift freeze on immigration ban

    Date: 2017-02-10 21:10:09 GMT - USA - World - SN:70 - ID:6500041

    WASHINGTON, Feb 10 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump said Friday his White House will unveil new security measures to keep America safe next week, and said his administration will continue to pursue efforts to lift the freeze on his immigration ....

  • Cocaine worth £50 million washed up on UK coast

    Date: 2017-02-10 19:06:56 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:65 - ID:6499709

    LONDON, Feb 10 (MENA) - Cocaine worth £50 million has washed up on the UK's Norfolk coast in 12 holdalls, sparking a major investigation, The Sun reported Friday. About 360 kilos of the Class A drug have been found in the holdalls washed up on ....

  • China deplores killing of 6 ICRC in Afghanistan

    Date: 2017-02-10 18:51:55 GMT - China - World - SN:64 - ID:6499653

    BEIJING, Feb 10 (MENA) – China strongly condemned the attack on six employees of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Afghanistan, which violated the international humanitarian law, and mourns for the victims, Chinese Foreign ....

  • Chinese naval taskforce arrives in Karachi for Aman-17 multilateral exercise

    Date: 2017-02-10 18:12:32 GMT - China - World - SN:60 - ID:6499565

    BEIJING, Feb 10 (MENA) – The 24th Chinese naval escort taskforce arrived at the Karachi Port of Pakistan on the morning of Thursday, Chinese Ministry of National Defense said on Friday. The taskforce is comprised of the guided-missile destroyer ....

  • Russia-US relations need to be restored after 'degradation' under Obama - Putin

    Date: 2017-02-10 17:33:37 GMT - Russia - World - SN:57 - ID:6499345

    MOSCOW, Feb 10 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday that the Russia-US relations need to be restored after a period of degradation, Sputnik news agency reported. Putin made the remarks at a news conference after talks with ....

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