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  • Algerian president arrives in France for routine medical check up

    Date: 2016-11-07 17:01:53 GMT - France - World - SN:68 - ID:5919013

    GRENOBLE, France, Nov 7 (MENA) - Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika arrived in Grenoble city in southeastern France on Monday on a private visit for a brief routine medical check up, the presidency said in a statement on France's Le Figaro ....

  • U.S. forces Afghanistan commander declares Black Sea's importance for NATO in Georgia

    Date: 2016-11-07 16:59:07 GMT - Georgia - World - SN:66 - ID:5918597

    TBILISI, Nov 7 (MENA) - U.S. Forces Afghanistan Commander Gen. John Nicholson met with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili in Tbilisi on Monday, Interfax agency reported. The general told the press after the meeting he had thanked the ....

  • Obama mocks Trump Twitter ban

    Date: 2016-11-07 14:37:27 GMT - USA - World - SN:54 - ID:5917753

    WASHINGTON, Nov 7 (MENA) – US President Barack Obama took a jab at Donald Trump after reports the Republican nominee had been barred from using his own Twitter account, The Daily Beast reported. “Apparently his campaign has taken away his ....

  • German Islam Conference tackles Muslims' spiritual care

    Date: 2016-11-07 14:22:09 GMT - Germany - World - SN:53 - ID:5917501

    BERLIN, Nov 7 (MENA) - German Interior Minister Thomas de Meziere inaugurated Monday the German Islam Conference ( DIK ) in the presence of the heads of the Islamic Arab and Turkish authorities to probe the spiritual care of Muslims. The ....

  • Luxembourg FM: Turkish crackdown reminiscent of Nazi methods

    Date: 2016-11-07 13:15:57 GMT - Germany - World - SN:42 - ID:5916705

    BERLIN, Nov 7 (MENA) - Luxembourg's foreign minister accused Turkish authorities of using methods reminiscent of those employed by Nazis in a crackdown following July's coup attempt. In a German radio interview, Jean Asselborn suggested that ....

  • NATO puts 300,000 troops on 'high alert' in readiness for a confrontation with Russia: paper

    Date: 2016-11-07 12:55:50 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:40 - ID:5916693

    BRUSSELS, Nov 7 (MENA) - Nato chiefs, thrown into a panic by fears that Russian President Vladimir Putin might attack the West, are scrambling to put together a force of 300,000 troops which they can put on 'high alert', the Daily Mail reported on ....

  • Ban can be good president of S. Korea: US expert

    Date: 2016-11-07 08:52:41 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:5914333

    SEOUL, Nov 7 (MENA) - Outgoing UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon can be a good president of South Korea as he has extensive international experience and proven his ability to get things done during his 10 years at the helm of the United Nations, ....

  • Fresh survey finds Clinton has more than 99% chance of winning US election

    Date: 2016-11-06 22:54:21 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:77 - ID:5913205

    WASHINGTON, Nov 6 (MENA) - A survey from the Princeton Election Consortium has found that Hillary Clinton has a 99 per cent chance of winning the election over Donald Trump, The Independent reported Sunday. Three days before the election, Clinton ....

  • Russia: Mosul operation turned into medieval massacre

    Date: 2016-11-06 22:52:01 GMT - Russia - World - SN:75 - ID:5913037

    MOSCOW, Nov 6 (MENA) - The operation against Daesh terrorists conducted by the US-led coalition in Iraq’s Mosul in conditions of absolute information blockade has tuned into a medieval massacre, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova ....

  • 2,100-plus migrants rescued in Mediterranean; 10 bodies recovered

    Date: 2016-11-06 21:48:59 GMT - Italy - World - SN:71 - ID:5912805

    ROME, Nov 6 (MENA) - At least 10 bodies were recovered Saturday from a rubber dinghy off the Libyan coast, the Italian coast guard said. Fifteen operations were conducted during the day, rescuing 2,100 migrants — almost twice as many as Friday, ....

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