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  • US Capitol no longer on lockdown

    Date: 2016-07-08 14:41:55 GMT - USA - World - SN:47 - ID:5226065

    WASHINGTON, July 8 (MENA) - The US Capitol building is no longer on lockdown, after police barred people from entering the building, ABC News reported. The Senate sergeant at arms issued a lockdown alert for the building and visitor center Friday ....

  • Seven militants, one FSB officer killed in Russia's Dagestan- antiterrorism committee

    Date: 2016-07-08 13:44:44 GMT - Russia - World - SN:43 - ID:5225617

    MOSCOW, July 7 (MENA) - Seven militants have been killed in the Russian North Caucasus republic of Dagestan, and the special operation is continuing, TASS quoted the information center of Russia’s National Antiterrorism Committee (NAC) as ....

  • Sky Poll: Public wants Theresa May as PM

    Date: 2016-07-08 12:12:13 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:36 - ID:5225029

    LONDON, July 8 (MENA) - Theresa May is the top choice to be the next Prime Minister and Conservative Party leader, according to a new Sky Data poll, Sky News reported. Almost half of those surveyed said May should be the next PM, while Andrea ....

  • Indonesian military copter crash kills 3

    Date: 2016-07-08 11:58:06 GMT - Indonesia - World - SN:35 - ID:5225005

    JAKARTA, July 8 (MENA) - A military helicopter crashed into a house in a village near the Indonesian city of Yogyakarta on Friday, killing three of the six people aboard, according to ABC News. Army spokesman Brig. Gen. Sabrar Fadhila said the ....

  • India PM arrives to South Africa

    Date: 2016-07-08 11:42:55 GMT - South Africa - World - SN:34 - ID:5224105

    PRETORIA, July 8 (MENA) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived to South Africa coming from Mozambique as part of an African tour. He will visit some sites related to the period that Ghandi was working there as a lawyer in South ....

  • Washington calls on Moscow to put pressure on Syrian regime to cease-fire

    Date: 2016-07-08 11:10:08 GMT - Syria - World - SN:26 - ID:5224121

    WASHINGTON, July 8 (MENA) – The US called on Russia to put pressure on the Syrian regime to stop breaching a cease-fire agreement. "We will continue monitoring these violations carefully. We will continue calling on Russia to use its influence on ....

  • Germany: 222,000 asylum-seekers arrived in year's first half

    Date: 2016-07-08 11:03:34 GMT - Germany - World - SN:25 - ID:5224473

    BERLIN, July 8 (MENA) - Some 222,000 asylum-seekers arrived in Germany in the first half of this year, the government said Friday — reflecting a much-reduced influx after the route through the Balkans was largely blocked and the European Union ....

  • US aviation authorities restrict flights over Dallas city

    Date: 2016-07-08 08:47:46 GMT - USA - World - SN:21 - ID:5223769

    WASHINGTON, July 8 (MENA) - The US Federal Aviation Administration restricted airspace over Dallas after gunmen shot at least 11 police officers in the Texan city, killing five during a protest over police shootings of black men, according to ....

  • Britain sends 650 troops to Nato’s frontier with Russia

    Date: 2016-07-08 08:46:35 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:20 - ID:5224113

    LONDON, July 8 (MENA) - Britain will send 650 troops to eastern Europe next year as part of a reinforcement of Nato’s border with Russia that is expected to provoke an outcry from Moscow, The Times reported. The force will be described as a ....

  • Dallas Police announces killing of Fifth police officer

    Date: 2016-07-08 08:36:51 GMT - USA - World - SN:19 - ID:5223909

    WASHINGTON, July 8 (MENA) - Dallas police reported on Friday the killing of a fifth police officer in a shoot out with snipers during a march organized in the city. Also, six policemen were injured in the gunfire with snipers, the Dallas police ....

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