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  • Minnesota mass stabbing attack: Suspect named by father

    Date: 2016-09-19 12:56:49 GMT - USA - World - SN:47 - ID:5620521

    WASHINGTON, Sept 19 (MENA) - The suspect behind a mass stabbing at a Minnesota shopping center has been named as Dahir Adan, it has been reported. Eight people were injured in the attack at the Crossroads shopping center in St Cloud before the ....

  • US airstrike allegedly kills 8 afghan policemen

    Date: 2016-09-19 12:09:30 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:35 - ID:5619969

    KABUL, Sept 19 (MENA) - Officials in Afghanistan said Monday an American air attack has killed at least eight policemen in a volatile central province, Voice of America reported. The police personnel were guarding a security outpost on a main ....

  • Middle East peace, stability important to entire world: Rouhani

    Date: 2016-09-19 10:13:28 GMT - Venezuela - World - SN:22 - ID:5619141

    CARACAS, Sept 19 (MENA) - President Rouhani underscored the significance of preserving and strengthening security in the Middle East and North Africa and said Muslim and revolutionary countries, like Iran and Algeria, shoulder great responsibilities ....

  • Jordanian king meets with US secretary of state on Middle East

    Date: 2016-09-18 22:35:46 GMT - USA - World - SN:88 - ID:5617585

    NEW YORK, Sept 18 (MENA) – Jordanian King Abdullah II, on Sunday, started a working visit to New York by meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry for talks on the latest developments in the Middle East, Petra News reported. The meeting ....

  • Pro-Putin party produces good result in parliamentary election

    Date: 2016-09-18 22:34:41 GMT - Russia - World - SN:87 - ID:5617557

    MOSCOW, Sept 18 (MENA) - Exit polling by a state-run survey agency suggests the pro-Kremlin United Russia party will win a strong majority of the nationally chosen seats in the lower house of parliament. The poll by the VTsIOM agency was shown on ....

  • Pakistan rejects India's allegations of involvement in terrorist attack in held Kashmir

    Date: 2016-09-18 22:34:17 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:86 - ID:5617553

    ISLAMABAD. Sept 18 (MENA) - Pakistan on Sunday rejected Indian allegations regarding involvement in terrorist attack on brigade headquarters in Uri area of the Indian-held Kashmir (IHK), the Dawn reported. "Pointing fingers at Pakistan has become ....

  • Turkey is not Syria, Turkish PM says

    Date: 2016-09-18 20:43:26 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:78 - ID:5616933

    ANKARA, Sept 18 (MENA) - Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım has said that Turkey is not Syria, as he visited the Tendürek region in the Doğubayazıt district of the eastern province of Ağrı, where outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants ....

  • Turkey stops 137 migrants trying to reach Greek islands

    Date: 2016-09-18 14:41:31 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:61 - ID:5615429

    ANKARA, Sept 18 (MENA) - Turkey's state-run news agency says 137 migrants have been stopped trying to cross from Turkey's Aegean coastline to the Greek islands. Some 95 migrants from Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq had tried to reach Lesbos and ....

  • Moscow hopes US-led coalition attacks against Syrian army not Washington's order

    Date: 2016-09-18 14:40:00 GMT - Russia - World - SN:60 - ID:5615453

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Russian Foreign Ministry expressed hope Sunday that recent attacks of the US-led coalition against the Syrian army, which led to loss of lives among Syrian forces' ranks, had not been ordered by Washington, Sputnik news agency ....

  • Former French president Jacques Chirac hospitalized with lung infection

    Date: 2016-09-18 10:54:06 GMT - France - World - SN:42 - ID:5614081

    PARIS, Sept 18 (MENA) - Former French president Jacques Chirac, 83, was admitted to hospital on Sunday with a lung infection, his son-in-law was quoted by France 24 as saying. Chirac, who led France from 1995 to 2007, was “hospitalised this ....

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