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  • Russia builds glide bomb virtually invisible to radar

    Date: 2016-09-11 13:32:03 GMT - Russia - World - SN:44 - ID:5585269

    MOSCOW, Sept 11 (MENA) - Russia has built a glide aviation bomb unlike any other in the world, online newspaper Svobodnaya Pressa reported citing the General Director of NPO "Basalt" Vladimir Porhachev. The new bomb, dubbed “Drill” is virtually ....

  • France's premier warns of new attacks, 15,000 people on police radar

    Date: 2016-09-11 13:28:34 GMT - France - World - SN:43 - ID:5585253

    PARIS, Sept 11 (MENA) - French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said on Sunday there would be new attacks in France but proposals by former president Nicolas Sarkozy to boost security was not the right way to deal with threats, according to the Daily ....

  • France arrest 16-year-old suspected of planning attack

    Date: 2016-09-11 13:02:14 GMT - France - World - SN:40 - ID:5585229

    PARIS, Sept 11 (MENA) - A 16-year-old has been arrested in his home in Paris for allegedly planning to carry out an attack, the New York Times reported. A security official said Sunday that the boy was arrested a day earlier after France's ....

  • Iran welcomes Syria cease-fire

    Date: 2016-09-11 12:43:35 GMT - Iran - World - SN:38 - ID:5585185

    TEHRAN, Sept 11 (MENA) - Iran said it welcomes a US-Russian agreement on a cease-fire for Syria, where it has been a key ally of President Bashar Assad during the five-year war, according to ABC News. Iran's semi-official ISNA news agency on ....

  • Pope Francis prays for victims of clashes in Gabon, urges dialogue

    Date: 2016-09-11 12:26:55 GMT - Vatican - World - SN:32 - ID:5585161

    VATICAN CITY, Sept 11 (MENA) - Pope Francis of the Vatican has prayed for victims of violent protests in the west African nation of Gabon, calling attention to what he described as a "grave political crisis" in the former French colony, ABC News ....

  • 2 dead after cruise ship hits bridge in southern Germany

    Date: 2016-09-11 11:53:07 GMT - Germany - World - SN:31 - ID:5584833

    BERLIN, Sept 11 (MENA) - Authorities say two crew members of a river cruise ship have been killed in southern Germany after the vessel struck a rail bridge, crushing the wheelhouse, according to ABC News. Police said the ship had just cast off ....

  • India confirms Afghan President’s visit to take place on Sept 14-15

    Date: 2016-09-11 11:24:17 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:26 - ID:5584693

    KABUL, Sept 11 (MENA) - The government of India has confirmed the Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani’s visit to New Delhi will take place on 14-15 September. “The President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan H.E. Dr Mohammad Ashraf Ghani ....

  • US envoy says North Korea could face unilateral sanctions

    Date: 2016-09-11 09:38:26 GMT - Japan - World - SN:17 - ID:5584025

    TOKYO, Sept 11 (MENA) - The United States may launch unilateral sanctions against North Korea, a US special envoy for the isolated state said on Sunday, two days after it carried out its fifth and biggest nuclear test in defiance of UN sanctions, ....

  • NYPD on high alert for 15th anniversary of September 11

    Date: 2016-09-11 07:55:12 GMT - USA - World - SN:11 - ID:5583597

    WASHINGTON, Sept 11 (MENA) - The New York City Police Department said it will be on high alert this weekend for the anniversary of the September 11 terror attacks, ABC News reported. Sunday marks the 15th anniversary of the attack on the World ....

  • John Hinckley Jr, Reagan's would-be assassin, released after 35 years

    Date: 2016-09-11 05:40:46 GMT - USA - World - SN:3 - ID:5583273

    WASHINGTON, Sept 11 (MENA) - John Hinckley Jr, the man who tried to assassinate US President Ronald Reagan, has been released from a psychiatric hospital after 35 years, CNN reported. Reagan and three others were injured in the shooting outside a ....

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