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  • Going into Ukraine - paper

    Date: 2016-08-07 12:58:35 GMT - USA - World - SN:32 - ID:5387305

    WASHINGTON, Aug 7 (MENA) - Donald Trump's assertion that Russia “is not going to go into Ukraine” reminded us that very little reporting has been done in recent months about the state of the conflict in the eastern provinces of Donetsk and Luhansk, ....

  • Daesh claims it has confiscated US military equipment in Afghanistan

    Date: 2016-08-07 10:45:22 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:21 - ID:5386405

    KABUL, Aug 7 (MENA) - The loyalists of Daesh terrorist group have claimed they have confiscated several military equipment belonging to a US soldier. The sympathizers of the terror group released several photographs which purportedly shows the ....

  • Nick Clegg: Michael Gove behind Queen backs Brexit story

    Date: 2016-08-07 09:19:44 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:15 - ID:5385917

    LONDON, Aug 7 (MENA) - Former deputy PM Nick Clegg has told the BBC that Michael Gove was behind the Sun's "Queen Backs Brexit" story. The Palace complained about the story, which quoted an anonymous source as saying the Queen had "let rip" at ....

  • Austria calls Turkey-EU refugee deal faltering 'house of cards'

    Date: 2016-08-07 07:23:19 GMT - Austria - World - SN:8 - ID:5385453

    VIENNA, Aug 7 (MENA) - The deal to send back to Turkey the migrants reaching Europe’s shores is a house of cards falling apart, Euronews quoted Austria’s foreign minister as saying on Sunday. After a week of heated name-calling between Vienna and ....

  • Controlled explosion carried out near Olympic road race finish line by anti-bomb squad

    Date: 2016-08-06 22:12:36 GMT - Brazil - World - SN:85 - ID:5385069

    RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 6 (MENA) – A controlled explosion was carried out near the finish line of the men’s road race in Rio de Janeiro as Brazil’s anti-bomb squad destroyed a suspect package around two hours and 20 minutes before the race was due to ....

  • Bloomberg: USD 400 m cash to Iran went straight to military

    Date: 2016-08-06 21:46:40 GMT - USA - World - SN:84 - ID:5385021

    WASHINGTON, Aug 6 (MENA) – CIA Director John Brennan claimed last week the money Iran is getting under Obama’s nuclear deal “is being used to support its currency” and “build up its infrastructure,” New York Post’s editorial said on Saturday. We ....

  • Turkey arrests dozens of special forces in post-coup purge

    Date: 2016-08-06 19:59:36 GMT - Turkey - World - SN:76 - ID:5384837

    ANKARA, Aug 6 (MENA) – Dozens of special forces personnel were arrested in Turkey Saturday in the latest development in a sweeping crackdown following the failed coup in the country that killed over 270 people, ABC News reported. Nearly 90 staff ....

  • Belgian premier says attack may be terrorism

    Date: 2016-08-06 19:58:37 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:75 - ID:5384849

    BRUSSELS, Aug 6 (MENA) - Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel says "preliminary indications" suggest the attack against two female officers in the city Charleroi was an act of terrorism, but that authorities are still collecting information, ABC ....

  • Three people are dead, 7 in hospital after fire west of Toronto

    Date: 2016-08-06 19:08:09 GMT - Canada - World - SN:72 - ID:5384621

    OTTAWA, Aug 6 (MENA) - Three people are dead after an overnight fire in a city west of Toronto that began in one house and spread to another, ABC News reported. Hamilton Fire Department spokesman Claudio Mostacci says firefighters were called to ....

  • Saudi soldier shot dead near border with Yemen

    Date: 2016-08-06 18:47:40 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - World - SN:71 - ID:5384581

    RIYADH, Aug 6 (MENA) – A Saudi soldier were killed after a Saudi patrol in Gazan city came under fire from the Yemeni territories, Al Arabiya Al Hadath quoted the Saudi Interior Ministry as saying on Saturday. No further details were ....

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