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  • Bomb kills 2 police in Pakistan; Shiite mosque attacked

    Date: 2016-09-13 17:17:22 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:52 - ID:5594205

    ISLAMABAD, Sept 13 (MENA) - A roadside bomb killed two police officers in the Pakistani city of Quetta on Tuesday, and another three were wounded as they foiled a suicide attack on a Shiite mosque elsewhere in the country, ABC News quoted security ....

  • Austrian court jails man for reposting Daesh beheading videos

    Date: 2016-09-13 16:03:03 GMT - Austria - World - SN:49 - ID:5593825

    VIENNA, Sept 13 (MENA) - An Austrian court on Tuesday sentenced a man to two years in prison for reposting videos online of beheadings by the Daesh, ABC News reported. The court convicted the 18-year-old of belonging to a terrorist ....

  • Ukraine rebel leader announces unilateral truce

    Date: 2016-09-13 15:46:44 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:48 - ID:5593869

    KIEV, Sept 13 (MENA) - The separatist leader in eastern Ukraine's Donetsk region has announced a unilateral cease-fire starting at midnight on Wednesday, Voice of America reported Tuesday. In a recorded statement aired on Russian television ....

  • US, Japan, S. Korea conduct training in show of force to N. Korea

    Date: 2016-09-13 14:36:32 GMT - Japan - World - SN:45 - ID:5593721

    TOKYO, Sept 13 (MENA) - The United States sent air force bombers to fly over South Korea and conducted joint training with fighter jets from Japan and South Korea in the two countries' vicinity on Tuesday, following North Korea's fifth nuclear test ....

  • Moscow seeks publication of its agreement with US on Syria

    Date: 2016-09-13 13:43:30 GMT - Russia - World - SN:41 - ID:5593505

    MOSCOW, Sept 13 (MENA) - Moscow is for the publication of its agreement with the United States on Syria and for seeking its approval by the UN Security Council without any amendments, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said. "We hear ....

  • S. Korea, US seek measures to curb N. Korean provocations

    Date: 2016-09-13 13:04:30 GMT - south korea - World - SN:36 - ID:5593337

    SEOUL, Sept 13 (MENA) - South Korea and the United States said on Tuesday they will explore various measures to curb North Korean provocations, reaffirming that Pyongyang's latest nuclear test poses a grave threat to their alliance, reported Yonhap ....

  • Seven killed, wounded in blast in Pakistan's Quetta city

    Date: 2016-09-13 12:45:09 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:33 - ID:5593293

    ISLAMABAD, Sept 13 (MENA) - The Pakistani police announced on Tuesday that two people were killed and seven others wounded in a blast in a district in the city Quetta, western Pakistan. According to Geo New TV channel, two policemen were killed ....

  • 3 Syrians arrested in Germany, believed sent by Daesh

    Date: 2016-09-13 11:12:50 GMT - Germany - World - SN:20 - ID:5592605

    BERLIN, Sept 13 (MENA) - Three Syrian men believed to have been sent to Germany last year by the so-called Islamic State group, aka Daesh, were arrested in raids on Tuesday, part of efforts to root out extremists sent to Europe amid the migrant ....

  • African countries ask for Russian arms at $21 billion--Russia

    Date: 2016-09-13 09:29:32 GMT - Russia - World - SN:13 - ID:5592121

    MOSCOW, Sept 13 (MENA) - The export portfolio of Russian state arms exporter Rosoboronexport’s to Africa has grown to more than $21 billion, the head of the company’s delegation at the Africa Aerospace and Defense 2016 expo in South Africa was ....

  • Russian, Iranian deputy foreign ministers to discuss Russian-US deal on Syria

    Date: 2016-09-13 09:28:27 GMT - Russia - World - SN:12 - ID:5592133

    MOSCOW, Sept 13 (MENA) - Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov will discuss the Russian-US ceasefire agreement on Syria with his Iranian counterpart Hossein Jaberi Ansari during consultations slated for Wednesday, Russian Foreign ....

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