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  • Russians may soon ask Foreign Ministry to cease contacts with Kerry, spokeswoman says

    Date: 2016-10-08 12:24:25 GMT - Russia - World - SN:43 - ID:5730793

    MOSCOW, Oct 8 (MENA) - Russian Foreign Ministry’s official spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has said that Russians may soon vote for ceasing diplomatic contacts with US State Secretary John Kerry. "By making statements equating Russia’s actions in ....

  • Terror plot foiled in Pakistan, 2 al-Qaeda suspects arrested

    Date: 2016-10-08 10:37:31 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:31 - ID:5730197

    ISLAMABAD, Oct 8 (MENA) - Police arrested two suspected Al-Qaeda terrorists in Sargodha on Saturday, foiling a possible terror attack, Geo New reported on Saturday. Police recovered from the suspects two suicide jackets, five hand grenades, seven ....

  • The Telegraph: Every EU migrant can stay in UK after Brexit

    Date: 2016-10-08 08:56:58 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:17 - ID:5729517

    LONDON, Oct 8 (MENA) - All EU nationals currently living in Britain will be allowed to stay following Brexit, after the Home Office discovered that five in six could not legally be deported, The Telegraph reported. There are around 3.6 million EU ....

  • Bridge blown up in Balochistan

    Date: 2016-10-08 08:32:01 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:15 - ID:5729217

    ISLAMABAD, Oct 8 (MENA) – Unknown people gave blew up a bridge in Pakistan’s Balochistan province in Saturday morning, Geo News quoted Levies forces as saying. Explosives were used to blow up the bridge. The Quetta-Sibi highway has been closed ....

  • Hurricane Matthew death toll rises to over 900

    Date: 2016-10-08 08:31:17 GMT - Haiti - World - SN:14 - ID:5729181

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Oct 8 (MENA) - Hurricane Matthew killed more than 900 people and left tens of thousands homeless in Haiti earlier this week before it skirted Florida's Atlantic coast on Friday and plowed northward over waters just off Georgia, ....

  • Venezuela creates Hugo Chavez peace prize, awards to Russia's Putin

    Date: 2016-10-08 07:34:11 GMT - Venezuela - World - SN:13 - ID:5729161

    CARACAS, Oct 8 (MENA) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has announced the creation of peace prize in honor of late socialist leader Hugo Chavez, and said he was awarding it to Russian President Vladimir Putin, The Voice of America reported on ....

  • Obama casts early vote while in Chicago

    Date: 2016-10-07 22:52:06 GMT - USA - World - SN:91 - ID:5728589

    WASHINGTON, Oct 7 (MENA) – US President Barack Obama cast an early ballot for the upcoming November election during his weekend trip to Chicago on Friday, NBC News reported. Obama cast his ballot at a Cook County office building located at 69 W. ....

  • US accuses Russia of cyber attacks

    Date: 2016-10-07 22:30:52 GMT - USA - World - SN:90 - ID:5728609

    WASHINGTON, Oct 7 (MENA) - US officials have formally accused Russia of cyber attacks against political organisations in order "to interfere with the US election", the BBC reported Friday. Recent hacked emails are "consistent with the methods and ....

  • US lifts sanctions on Myanmar

    Date: 2016-10-07 21:49:35 GMT - USA - World - SN:88 - ID:5728533

    WASHINGTON, Oct 7 (MENA) - US President Barack Obama has lifted sanctions on Myanmar, saying the Southeast Asian country has made substantial advances to promote democracy, Voice of America reported on Friday. Obama signed an executive order ....

  • 3 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack

    Date: 2016-10-07 21:32:19 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:84 - ID:5728305

    KABUL, Oct 7 (MENA) - Three soldiers were killed and four others injured when Taliban militants attacked a security checkpoint in Afghanistan's southern Kandahar province, the US-funded Radio Sawa quoted Afghan officials as saying Friday. A ....

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