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  • 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, ....

  • TAK claims responsibility for Diyarbakır bomb attack in Turkey

    Date: 2016-11-06 16:15:09 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:54 - ID:5911997

    ANKARA, Nov 3 (MENA) - The Kurdistan Freedom Falcons (TAK), a splinter group from the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), claimed responsibility for a bomb attack that occurred in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır early on Nov. 4, which ....

  • Russia aims to disrupt other western elections, US officials say

    Date: 2016-11-06 15:49:30 GMT - USA - World - SN:50 - ID:5911925

    NEW YORK, Nov 6 (MENA) - A Russian-backed hacking effort that has rocked the US presidential campaign may peak on Election Day, but is likely to continue next year and into 2018 as Moscow seeks to influence US politics and key elections in Europe, ....

  • US military chief Dunford visits Ankara amid Raqqa, Mosul operations

    Date: 2016-11-06 15:10:16 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:46 - ID:5911709

    ANKARA, Nov 6 (MENA) - Turkish and American military chiefs met Sunday in capital Ankara on the day the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), dominated by PKK's Syrian wing YPG, announced an operation to drive Daesh out of its Syrian bastion Raqqa. The ....

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