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  • More than 4,500 died or vanished crossing Mediterranean this year

    Date: 2016-11-17 19:34:15 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:80 - ID:5983121

    GENEVA, Nov 17 (MENA) - Four Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks in the past 2 ½ days have caused about 340 migrants to die or go missing, making 2016 the deadliest year on record for asylum seekers risking the dangerous voyage to Europe, a migration ....

  • Moscow: US remarks about Russian campaign in Syria is 'groundless'

    Date: 2016-11-17 17:44:48 GMT - Russia - World - SN:68 - ID:5981425

    MOSCOW, Nov 17 (MENA) - Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova aid that claims made by the US that the Russian Air Forces' campaign in Syria is purportedly breaking the international law are 'groundless'. ِAccording to Sputnik ....

  • Kremlin dismisses reports about Trump's visit to Russia

    Date: 2016-11-17 14:53:00 GMT - Russia - World - SN:60 - ID:5980701

    MOSCOW, Nov 17 (MENA) - Dates of US President-elect Donald Trump’s visit to Russia have not been discussed in Russia yet and all media reports on that are groundless, presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said, according to TASS news agency. "For ....

  • Clinton calls on supporters to 'stay engaged'

    Date: 2016-11-17 08:30:57 GMT - USA - World - SN:16 - ID:5978377

    WASHINGTON, Nov 17 (MENA) - The 2016 US Democratic presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton, has urged her supporters to "stay engaged" in spite of her defeat in the presidential elections, Sky News Arabia reported Thursday. In a speech to the ....

  • Putin urges arms manufacturers to make use of anti-terror war in Syria

    Date: 2016-11-16 15:45:08 GMT - Russia - World - SN:52 - ID:5975021

    MOSCOW, Nov 16 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin urged on Wednesday arms manufacturers in his country to make use of the current anti-terror war in Syria to develop new weapons. Putin made the statements during a meeting with a raft of ....

  • Russian diplomat says Russia’s Aerospace Forces sorties not conducted in Aleppo

    Date: 2016-11-16 12:52:44 GMT - Russia - World - SN:33 - ID:5973585

    MOSCOW, Nov 16 (MENA) - Russia's Aerospace Forces in Syria are working on the targets that are not located in the Aleppo area, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told reporters on Wednesday. "The sorties of Russia’s Aerospace Forces ....

  • Trump calls New Zealand to express quake sorrow

    Date: 2016-11-16 08:30:42 GMT - New Zealand - World - SN:12 - ID:5971573

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Nov 16 (MENA) -US President-elect Donald Trump has called New Zealand’s Prime Minister John Key to pass on his sympathies for the powerful earthquake that killed two people, The Washington Post reported. Key’s office ....

  • Russian energy minister to take part in informal consultations with OPEC in Doha

    Date: 2016-11-15 22:51:17 GMT - Russia - World - SN:67 - ID:5970005

    MOSCOW, Nov 15 (MENA) - Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak plans to hold a series of bilateral meetings during his visit to Doha on November 17-18, TASS quoted the ministry as saying in a statement Tuesday. Apart from that, he will take part ....

  • IOM: Displacement tops 56,000 as Mosul military operations continue

    Date: 2016-11-15 22:45:50 GMT - Iraq - World - SN:66 - ID:5970193

    BAGHDAD, Nov 15 (MENA) - The total number of individuals currently displaced in the Mosul emergency now tops 56,400 according to data released Tuesday by IOM Iraq’s Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) Emergency Tracking. Since military operations ....

  • Russian analyst says Trump won’t cancel Iranian nuclear deal but may renew sanctions

    Date: 2016-11-15 22:24:51 GMT - Russia - World - SN:64 - ID:5969889

    MOSCOW, Nov 15 (MENA) - US president-elect, Donald Trump, will not cancel the deal concluded over the Iranian nuclear program when he takes office, but he may resume sanctions against Tehran, Tass quoted the science doyen of the Institute of US and ....

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