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  • Austrian court approves extradition of Daesh suspect to France

    Date: 2016-07-27 19:00:20 GMT - Austria - World - SN:75 - ID:5332805

    VIENNA, July 27 (MENA) - An Austrian court has rejected an appeal by a man suspected of links to the terrorist Daesh group team that killed 130 people in Paris in November, clearing the way for his extradition to France, the ABC News ....

  • M5.3 quake hits area northeast of Tokyo

    Date: 2016-07-27 18:38:15 GMT - Japan - World - SN:74 - ID:5332897

    TOKYO, July 27 (MENA) - A moderately strong earthquake with an initial magnitude of 5.4 has struck near the East Coast of Honshu Japan in Ibaraki, the ABC News reported. The US Geological Survey said Wednesday that the quake struck 8 kilometers ....

  • Hoax prompts extra security at Geneva airport

    Date: 2016-07-27 17:39:38 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:71 - ID:5332413

    GENEVA, July 27 (MENA) - The extra security checks at the airport in the Swiss city of Geneva were the result of a false alarm called in by a woman who wanted to ground her husband. After a morning of heightened security, the authorities ....

  • Blast outside refugee reception center in Germany

    Date: 2016-07-27 16:59:27 GMT - Germany - World - SN:69 - ID:5332417

    BERLIN, July 27 (MENA) - An explosion has been reported outside a reception center for refugees in Germany, The Independent reported on Wednesday. A suitcase filled with aerosols was thought to be the source of the apparent blast outside the ....

  • Malaysia Airlines to buy 50 Boeing jets for regional refocus

    Date: 2016-07-27 15:47:59 GMT - USA - World - SN:62 - ID:5331833

    NEW YORK, July 27 (MENA) - Malaysia Airlines Bhd. signed a deal to buy up to 50 new Boeing Co. aircraft as it seeks to cut costs and rebuild after the catastrophic loss of two jetliners in 2014. The 50 737 MAX jets—25 on firm order, with options ....

  • India inks $1 billion deal with Boeing for spy planes

    Date: 2016-07-27 14:12:19 GMT - India - World - SN:54 - ID:5331509

    NEW DELHI, July 27 (MENA) - India has signed a one billion-dollar deal with Boeing to buy four maritime surveillance planes, defense and aviation sources said, as it looks to counter China in the Indian Ocean. The deal for four P-8I aircraft ....

  • British intelligence warns terror attack on UK is ‘very likely’

    Date: 2016-07-27 13:14:44 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:41 - ID:5330869

    LONDON, July 27 (MENA) - A terrorist attack in the UK is "highly likely" following attacks in other parts of Europe, a five-judge tribunal has heard, as churches in Britain are told to tighten security after the murder of an 85-year-old priest in ....

  • Kremlin: Russia never interferes into electoral processes in other countries

    Date: 2016-07-27 12:45:16 GMT - Russia - World - SN:37 - ID:5330685

    MOSCOW, July 27 (MENA) - Russia never interferes into electoral processes in other countries, including in the United States, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters. Commenting on US President Barack Obama’s statements that he does not ....

  • 4 doctors held hostage in Armenian capital by armed group

    Date: 2016-07-27 12:16:39 GMT - Armenia - World - SN:32 - ID:5329893

    YEREVAN, July 27 (MENA) - An armed group took four ambulance doctors hostage in the Armenian capital, the Ministry of Healthcare of Armenia stated Wednesday. Earlier this group captured a regiment of police patrol forces. Four ambulance staff ....

  • Italy arrests 2 Moroccans in terror investigation

    Date: 2016-07-27 10:09:53 GMT - Italy - World - SN:23 - ID:5329461

    ROME, July 27 (MENA) - Italian police say they have arrested two Moroccan residents on suspicion of distributing pro-Daesh propaganda, abc news reported. Police said the two men living in the Liguria region bordering France have previous arrests ....

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